Serial Entrepreneur. Brand Accelerator. Multitasker.

Jill Salzman is currently growing her third entrepreneurial venture, The Founding Moms®, where she helps female entrepreneurs build better businesses. A graduate of Brown University and law school, she started a music management firm and then launched and sold a baby jewelry company before creating her current venture. She’s the author of The Best Business Book In The World and the best-seller, Found It: A Field Guide for Mom Entrepreneurs. Jill is also a co-host of Inc. Magazine’s top-rated entertaining business podcast, Breaking Down Your Business. Dubbed a “mommy mogul” by CNNMoney, a “ Cool Mom Entrepreneur We Love” by MSN Live, Jill was recently named one of the Top 50 Women to Watch In Tech as well as a Top 100 Champion Small Business Influencer after Forbes’ named The Founding Moms one of the Top 10 Websites For Entrepreneurs. She’s shared the speaker stage with Richard Branson, Sheryl Sandberg, Marilu Henner, and Desmond Tutu and she regularly appears on ABC7’s Windy City Live TV show. In her spare time, Jill enjoys kloofing, baking, and erasing her daughters’ crayon artwork from the kitchen walls.

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Cultivating Your Fanbase: How To Turn Customers & Clients Into Superfans

Every business has customers—but only a small percentage have fans—real advocates who not only buy on a regular basis but evangelize that business to friends, family, and co-workers. Could your business benefit from building its fanbase? In this workshop, Jill will walk you through her proven tips and methods to keep your customers coming back for more and get them talking about your business at every chance they get.

Branding Better: How to Make Your Brand Sing in The Ever-Changing Online World

What is all the hype about branding? Why should I bother building my brand, anyway? Creating content can be a full-time job. There’s email marketing, writing for your blog, podcasting, video creation, and let’s not forget the stresses of endless content that needs creating for social media channels. But where do you begin? And how do you do it all effectively? Let’s figure out how to strengthen your brand in ways that work for your business and for the folks that buy what you sell.

How to Grow Your Community, Online and IRL

Are you passionate about your field and looking to help others?  Do you want to create a community that helps hundreds if not thousands of people in your industry? Jill will teach you how to grow a strong, interactive community from the ground up.  Learn practical, actionable tips and tricks so that you can establish yourself as an industry leader and cultivate a community both online and in the real world.