Jordan takes audiences on a journey into his own moments of shame, guilt and vulnerability, including being bullied, battles with depression, and challenges of
In his own words…
“These days, most of us spend our lives hiding. We are fearful that we’re not enough, so we put on masks. I dream of
My journey would be corrected by a sheer accident. Left at the end of a relationship, I had a plane ticket that I had purchased for my previous partner for a trip around the world… in her name. What started as an effort to give the ticket away to pay it forward, turned into the world’s most viral human interest story, ever, earning 4.2 billion media impressions and about another billion social media shares. It was f*cked up. I did end up traveling the world with someone. And no, we did not fall in love. And so, we let the world down.
The problem was that I misplaced the momentum of the story and the opportunities that landed at my feet as validation of who I was. When the momentum died down, I crashed and fell into a dark hole realizing my truth: I had been an imposter for my whole life because I didn’t feel any
Since I have been on a journey to investigate what makes us hide from who we are and put on masks. I have interviewed 500+ entrepreneurs, social innovators, mental health experts and everyday people on how they manage their inner imposter and find belonging.
Combining my recent journey with my professional experience of the past decade, I now have the privilege to share my work with people all over the world to help them through the same process as me. I help
Expertise: Mental Health, Digital Citizenship, Social Change
Jordan pulled back layers to find truthful and vulnerable content that resonated with our audience. He hits the stage as a natural performer who knows how to reach out and connect with his audience.James Powell
Jordan’s talk was powerful, courageous and incredibly well delivered. When a speaker manages to bring the audience to laughter and tears, ending with a standing ovation, their star is clearly just starting to rise.Lisa Trudeau