Jill Schlesinger
Request Availability

Travels From: New York

Fee: 5

Ways to Connect

Jill Schlesinger

CBS News Business Analyst

Whether you’re trying to make sense of the state of the financial services industry, where your business is heading in today’s ever-changing marketplace or just trying to figure out the best way to invest for your personal goals, Jill Schlesinger’s background as a trader, wealth manager and journalist makes her one of the few speakers who can speak to a variety of audiences in an easy-to-understand way. With one-part facts and one-part humor, Jill takes the mystery out of everything revolving around money.

Presentations by Jill Schlesinger

Jill Schlesinger is sought the world over to address a wide range of audiences, from Fortune 500 companies and leading tech companies to international trade associations and beyond. She speaks on a wide variety of topics to include but not limited to:

  • Power and Influence: Personal Brand and Communication: A discussion on how to communicate effectively, the importance of one’s personal brand and other ways to become more successful.
  • Authentic Women: Navigating Your Career While Being True to Yourself: An exploration of the choices successful women make every day and how to expand influence and power as the corporate pyramid narrows.
  • Take Charge of Your Finances: This topic addresses the core concepts in managing your own money, uncovering the emotional aspects to money and explaining why most financial plans fail and how to build an actionable and sound financial plan.

Meet Jill Schlesinger

Whether you’re trying to make sense of the state of the financial services industry, where your business is heading in today’s ever-changing marketplace or just trying to figure out the best way to invest for your personal goals, Jill Schlesinger’s background as a trader, wealth manager and journalist makes her one of the few speakers who can speak to a variety of audiences in an easy-to-understand way. With one-part facts and one-part humor, Jill takes the mystery out of everything revolving around money.

Jill Schlesinger, CFP, is the Emmy-nominated business analyst for CBS News. She appears on CBS radio and television stations nationwide covering the economy, markets, investing and anything else with a dollar sign. She translates complicated business and economic news into understandable, relatable topics for everyday viewers and listeners. She is also the host of the nationally syndicated radio show Jill on Money, which airs in over 90 markets. In addition, she is a LinkedIn Influencer (named one of the Top 10 Influencers of 2015) and also writes the nationally syndicated column “Jill on Money” for Tribune Media Services. Prior to her current role, Schlesinger was editor-at-large for CBS MoneyWatch, where she was responsible for video and written content and was part of the team that launched the site. Before she jumped the shark into the world of media, Schlesinger spent 14 years as the co-owner and chief investment officer of an independent investment advisory firm. She began her career as a self-employed options trader on the Commodities Exchange of New York, following her graduation from Brown University.

Topics: Types:

People also viewed:

Economic Analyst; Senior Economic Contributor, CNN; Contributor, CNBC; Professor; New York Times Best-Selling Author; Advisor to Presidents and Former Secretary of Labor

Chairman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (2009-2012)

Chief Executive Officer, Kalorama Partners and Chairman, SEC (2001-2003)