hosted by: Jessica Guzik

80 | How to take control of your career advancement (even if you’re afraid) with Jeanette Jordan

Welcome to the show!  Today’s guest Jeanette is a triple threat: podcast host, marketing executive, and career coach.  This episode is jam packed with conversation and advice around taking control of your career and finding the confidence to show up at your best at work.  Listen through to hear us talk about:


-Stakeholder management

-Building soft skills

-Showing more of yourself at work

-Networking in a way that feels natural

-Impostor syndrome vs. being in an unsupportive work environment

-Jeanette’s experience of being the only Black woman in the room

-How to advocate for a promotion

-The importance of having balance

-Keeping your career in perspective

-Growing out of perfectionism

-Having the courage to share ideas

-Testing and learning

-The importance of allyship, and suggestions for how to be a strong ally


I hope you loved this conversation as much as I did.  Here are the resources & contact information mentioned in the episode:


The healthy mind platter:


Jeanette’s podcast, Market Ready:


Jeanette’s contact info:

IG: @jeanettecjordan Twitter: @jeanettecjordan


Join the Facebook group:


Get in touch with Jess:


Instagram: @theartofspeakingup


Thank you so much for listening!