with Jaclyn Johnson
The Secret to
being your own boss!
Do you dream about owning your own business? Robin dials in with Jaclyn Johnson, the CEO of Create & Cultivate, to discuss how to make the leap! Jaclyn has made a business out of helping strong, determined women realize their dreams of becoming successful entrepreneurs, and she's giving the Secret Squad a private session! Learn how to choose your mentors, build your team, scale your idea, and take calculated risks. Don't even know where to start? Start here! Robin talks about why she doesn't believe in an "overnight success," and how exactly she's been able to build the career she dreamed of as a young girl. Jaclyn doesn't think that everyone can become an entrepreneur, and you NEED to hear why! This episode is jam-packed full of valuable information that will inspire and educate you on the process of becoming your own boss. As always, stay until the end for a fun game!
Jaclyn Johnson created her career. A power house entrepreneur, by the time she was 28, Johnson had sold her first business, (No Subject) , invested in one of the country’s top female owned startups, Away , and launched her second multi million-dollar company, Create & Cultivate .
A graduate of NYU, Johnson’s trajectory has been skyrocketing since she founded (No Subject) in 2010. With the launch of Create & Cultivate in 2012, she gained global visibility. Eight years later, Create & Cultivate is bigger than ever, reaching an audience of 1 million millennial women, and hosting over 100 events to date. The conferences, which are completely self-funded, have landed in major cities around the country and boasts sponsors that include top Fortune 500 companies like Mastercard, Facebook Messenger, Amazon, LinkedIn, QuickBooks and Microsoft to the buzziest brand names like Laura Mercier, LaCroix, Clinique, Chandon, Urban Outfitters and more. Past speakers and panelists include celebrities and CEO’s like Kim Kardashian West, Martha Stewart, Chelsea Handler, Jessica Alba, Meghan Markle, Chrissy Teigen, Gloria Steinem, Issa Rae, Nicole Richie and more front-runners in fashion, technology, design and business.
Named a Forbes 30 Under 30, an Adweek Disruptor and profiled in Fast Company, the LA Times, Entrepreneur and more, Johnson has earned her way to the frontlines of a workplace revolution at a time when change agents and disruptors are flexing real influence. With the entirety of her career devoted to building up female entrepreneurs and women in the workplace, 2020 is poised to be Johnson’s biggest year yet.
Johnson's first book, WorkParty , published by Simon & Schuster, offers a rallying cry for women in the workplace, First We Leaned In, Now We Stand Up. WorkParty is Johnson’s career manifesto sharing her story as well as advice on how she turned distrust into determination, frustration into fuel, and heartache into hard work. WorkParty has an accompanying podcast which has featured guests like Kristen Bell, Sophia Bush, Kendra Scott and Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran.
More information at jaclynrjohnson.com