DTL 051 Jadah Sellner | Dare to Leap

Build Resiliency Around Rejection and Failure with Jadah Sellner

Jadah Sellner is a best-selling author, business mentor, host of the Lead with Love® Podcast, and sought-after international keynote and TEDx speaker. Jadah helps founders grow their businesses to the next level without sacrificing what matters most. Jadah has seen a lot of success throughout her career, but it didn’t always start that way. Her first business was a complete failure, but she never gave up. Jadah shares her dare to leap story and how she was able to prevail against all odds.

Build Resiliency Around Rejection and Failure with Jadah Sellner

Key takeaways:

  • A little bit about Jadah and how she built her company.
  • In 2008, during the financial crash, no one was hiring. Jadah had to become her own boss out of necessity.
  • Jadah admits that she and her husband had no business starting a business!
  • Unfortunately, starting a business with Jadah’s husband really hurt their relationship and their marriage. There was so much financial stress happening.
  • Jadah had to move back to California and stay with her husband’s in-laws. There were 10 people living under one roof.
  • When Jadah reached out and asked for help, that’s when things changed for her, but it can be hard for women to ask for help.
  • Be proactive in your own success!
  • When we hit a wall and when we hit failure, we can completely give up or keep pushing through.
  • Reach out to your network or new groups and never take no for an answer!
  • How did Jadah get started with her green smoothie business?
  • In 2012, Jadah grew her company’s Instagram followers by 30K people! Things were really blowing up.
  • How did Jadah keep focus while her company was growing?
  • Jadah has a policy of “no comment” left behind. Which means she responds to everyone! It’s tiring but so worth it because everyone gets seen.
  • Education doesn’t make or break you. Jadah does not have a college degree; she didn’t go to school for this and was still able to come out successful.
  • Women have a lot of added pressure to provide for their families while also balancing their health and wellness.
  • We need to be surrounded by other visionaries that are pulling us up and keeping us grounded on what really matters.
Something happens where we fail or we get rejected, we go into, ‘I will never put myself in that situation again.’ But for me, I just had to keep going. Click To Tweet Don’t take no as a rejection. It’s just no for right now! Click To Tweet There’s extra societal pressure on us as women building meaningful businesses but also still having the energy and presence to have meaningful lives. Click To Tweet

About Jadah Sellner

DTL 051 Jadah Sellner | Dare to Leap

Jadah Sellner is a bestselling author, business coach, TEDx speaker, and host of the Lead with Love® Podcast.

She’s been featured in O: The Oprah Magazine, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, CBS’s The Doctors TV, and on the cover of Women’s World.

Jadah is the founder of several companies including the company she sold in 2016, Simple Green Smoothies, which grew to over $1 million and 1 million followers in the first two years.

As an advisor to founders, Jadah provides the strategic roadmap you need to execute your vision and grow your business to the next level.

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