CEO & Founder Laquann S. Jenkins (CreativeLSJ) is an entrepreneur, self-published writer, and life coach. She created her self-help blog, Purposely Yours, to provide another perspective and insight to men and women who feel they are not getting the desired results. Her goal is to attract people seeking help and wanting to change because they are strained and overwhelmed. Ms. Jenkins understands and acknowledges that words are power, which is why we are where you “write the vision and make it plain (Habakkuk 2:2-3 King James Version).”
Ms. Jenkins’s entrepreneurial path started with her self-publication of her first book, Mad Passion, in 2008. After a long break, her second book, Emotional Blues, is a compilation of poems written in July 2019. Her love of writing and being compared to a famous author drove her to obtain her bachelor’s degree in English, concentrating on Creative Writing. During her time at Lehman College, she also won First place for her Poem, Bitter Chocolate, in the 2012 labor Lehman Arts Contest. She also received her bachelor’s degree in 2012. But, between working various temporary Jobs and trying to muscle up the nerve to start writing again, she started working in the Insurance field as a Clams Associate for the next five years until her job laid her off in 2017.
Being laid off made her realize that she did not have a backup plan and needed to figure out her purpose. She worked another Temp job for about six months until her assignment ended. After she muscles up the courage to self-publish her compilation of poems, she still didn’t feel complete because she didn’t know how to market herself. Therefore, she went back to college to Obtain her MBA in marketing from DeVry University to learn marketing for herself and others.
Ms. Jenkins strives to be unique with her creative ideas and interactive role-play sessions to assist her clients with how they view their life and career from various perspectives.
Purposely Yours is here to inspire, motivate, and educate individuals to push beyond their current circumstances, network, and initiate discussions to find solutions.
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