Jordan believes that personal development is a never-ending process of imagining who you want to be, interpreting why you want to be that person, creating a plan to get there, and then implementing that plan in the most enjoyable and fulfilling way possible.
He helps guide people to think differently and make daring changes in their lives. Jordan is trailblazing in the personal development field by using creative storytelling to allow people to gather their own insights from the characters he creates and the stories he shares.
He’s a former startup founder, restaurant manager, and soccer goalie. A solopreneur, podcast host, and 2x TEDx speaker, he is also the #1 bestselling author of Getting COMFY: Your Morning Guide to Daily Happiness and The Journey to Cloud Nine.
Freebie from Jordan: 61 of the Best Personal Development Books Summarized in One Sentence.
2:20 Jordan shares about his soccer journey and the experience of close but no cigar
9:27 How that same theme carried over into his experience of trying to get a consulting job
11:46 Jordan shares what these experiences revealed to him about life
13:34 How this experience led him to where he is today
18:06 The conversation shifts to the topic of luck
21:17 Jordan shares his life motto
22:33 Shelley shares a story that speaks to the power of reframing and rethinking about challenges in life
26.22 Three ways to redirect when things aren’t working out
28:54 Shelley talks more deeply about failure and ego
30:36 Jordan explains why he is more open to failure at this point in his life
32:29 Jordan shares about his morning routine and explains the C.O.M.F.Y acronym
38:59 His No News Challenge
41:32 Where to find Jordan