Sep 22, 2018
"How to Turn Pain into Purpose" with Hilary L Jastram Founder of J. Hill Marketing & Creative Services on Women Entrepreneurs Radio
Hilary L. Jastram is the personification of turning pain into purpose. As a chronically ill entrepreneur, helping others craft their missions and messages wasn't enough. She wanted to improve the resources and support for entrepreneurs who are sick and disabled to help them find their own brand of success. In September 2017, she launched Sick Biz, the only organization of its kind and a non-profit organization to help this very special community.
In this lively conversation we points including:
How she went from becoming unable to work to starting her own
business, then creating a non-profit
The mindset blocks she had to work through as she launched her businesses
Her advice for other entrepreneurs who are also experiencing health challenges
Hilary L. Jastram is the founder of J. Hill Marketing & Creative Services, an agency specializing in premier copywriting, editing and book editing for Fortune 500 brands and the “one-percent,” superstar entrepreneurs.
She is an author, editor at The Good Men Project, and contributor to Influencive, The Huffington Post and The Mighty, among other large-scale publications. To date, she has published over 150 articles on business and personal development.
She is also the founder of Sick Biz, "an organization dedicated to providing support, resources, hacks, and hope to entrepreneurs affected by chronic illness, pain, disability, and sickness." Listen to the Sick Biz Buzz podcast for more inspiration and prescriptive insights on living a motivated and emotionally healthy life.