The Cackle: Episode #49
A Working Parent’s Guide to Achieving Balance & Success
SPECIAL GUEST: Blessing Adesiyan, Founder and CEO, Mother Honestly and Villo
AIRED ON: Wednesday, March 3rd on Facebook Live or Twitter at 10:30 am EST
Blessing Adesiyan, Founder and CEO of Mother Honestly and Villo, joins The Cackle to discuss a working parent’s guide to achieving balance and success.
Blessing is a trusted leader in developing work-life solutions for working parents and has helped transform the role of mothers at home and in the workplace, engaging over 300,000 ambitious women through her platform, podcast and conferences. Her passion to call women to their truest and limitless potential in motherhood, addressing challenges and crafting sustainable solutions, while combining work and life helps women, their family and their employers achieve long-term success.
Blessing obtained her BSc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Florida, an MSc. in Energy Management from the New York Institute of Technology, and an MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. She has worked for various Fortune 100 companies including BASF, DuPont, Cargill, PepsiCo and across developing and emerging markets as a leader in Energy and Sustainability, Supply Chain Management and a champion for Operational Excellence.
Blessing has led parental inclusion programs and spoken at various organizations including NASA, Fortune Magazine, Google, Favor, Shinola, LinkedIn + more. She has been featured on multiple media including the Wall Street Journal, NY Times, Forbes, Crains Business, NBC, ABC and Fox media. She is available to speak on women empowerment, leadership, motherhood, work, and gender-equity related topics.
About The Cackle
Each week on The Cackle, we highlight small businesses, startups, and people who have an impact on communities across the Midwest. We explore a wide range of topics relating to the vibrancy of local economies, including: entrepreneurial journeys, economic trends found in our research, the challenges facing small businesses and startups face, and the importance of building a diverse and inclusive community.