Jacqueline Nwokeji-Ani is a Leadership/Career and Life Strategist, Career Coach, Inspirational Speaker and Author/Writer; she is a PGCE qualified and Lectures in Literacy Adult Education and is a fellow member of the School of Social Entrepreneurs. Her aim is geared towards encouraging, motivating and inspiring women to discover and walk in their full potential.
Jacqueline has a passion to see people excel against the odds; her workshops and seminars are geared towards helping people understand their present situation/circumstance and using it as a positive stepping stone to achieving and walking in their destiny.
Jacqueline believes that everyone has a vision and should be empowered with the necessary tools, information and resources to fulfil it.
With over 14 year’s experience, Jacqueline has worked as a Recruitment Consultant for some of the most renowned Consultancies in the City of London, recruiting and selecting personnel for triple A rated investment companies.
With proven success in growth, she set up her own Recruitment Consultancy were she specialised in placing people within the Management field. Jacqueline realised that there were so many people starting their own Recruitment Agencies with little experience in the field, she then decided to write her own professional training manual called the ‘Recruitment Executive Development Course’ where she delivered Personal Development Training on the importance of being a professional Recruitment Consultant; developing business through positive and successful relationships in order to provide an excellent service and maximise profit.
Through this experience, she realised that she had a passion to encourage, motivate and inspire those who discovered that they were in the wrong careers and stayed out of lack of confidence in their acquired capabilities and fear of changing.
One of Jacqueline’s workshops ‘Rebuilding Your Life through Change” inspired by “Who Moved My Cheese” addresses the issues one faces at a crossroad and has been filmed as a documentary for colleges and schools in and around the UK. She has been featured on a television documentary called ‘In Perspective’ on BENTV (2004) discussing Career and Personal Development and the importance of how one can rebuild and excel as a result of having encountered a major change in their lives.
Jacqueline is the author of the following books “The Widow’s Jar of Oil – Knowing What You have to Get Out of DEBT” and Your Talent is Your Wealth 2nd edition, "Being Single to be Married – A Guide to Preparing Your for a Purpose Driven Marriage and is presently working on her 4th book "The Internal Mentor", YOU! . She has been interviewed on Premier Radio, discussing her journey to being debt free and how the shame of being in debt can rob us of our destiny.
As the CEO and founder of Empowered Woman Ltd, Empowered Woman Ministries and The Mentoring Academy the vision inspired by Proverbs 31 Woman; the aim is to empower women to empower their nation through programmes that will develop women as mentors and builders of their visions. She has been interviewed on OHTV and SHE Matters about the work she has done with women throughout the country and internationally
Jacqueline is married with 2 children