102. How to Let a Failed Business Lead to a Successful One with Jillian Tedesco
“If you aren’t taking care of your spirit, I just feel like your body is going to wear down.” – Jillian Tedesco
On this episode of The Leadership Locker, fit-flavors Founder and CEO Jillian Tedesco joins Rich to discuss her transition from being a personal trainer to a chef and entrepreneur. Listen in as Rich and Jillian talk about nutrition, cheat days, and the importance of changing things up.
Jillian Tedesco is a Christian, mom, wife, certified chef, founder & CEO of fit-flavors, becoming author, yogi, and golfer with a vibrant personality. Jillian’s passion for God, her family, and her business shines through to even the most distant stranger. In the past year, Jillian has opened up about the raw truths in her own journey and is in the process of publishing her first book in 2021 called Owning the Wait. She’s also started a Tough Love from Jillian newsletter & blog and is getting ready to launch Season 1 of her new podcast called Owning the Wait.
00:09 – Introduction
03:46 – About Jillian
04:41 – From personal trainer to chef and entrepreneur
11:42 – Transitioning to brick and mortar
14:02 – Giving employees control over what they do
18:02 – Why to-go?
19:05 – Growing the company
20:54 – Managing labor
22:23 – The importance of variety and changing things up