Today’s blog features a three-part interview with YouTube sensation Jessica Ken. Despite struggling through many years in prison and dealing with addiction, she trained herself how to recalibrate and reinvent, building a personal brand with more than 400,000 subscribers on social media channels.
Jessica spoke with us about building a YouTube Channel after prison. Watch the videos below to learn strategies that you can use in your own pursuit of excellence.
Part 1 with Jessica Kent:
Part 2 with Jessica Kent:
Part 3 with Jessica Kent:
In part 1, Jessica tells our audience about the challenges she faced with addiction, the jail system, and time in prison. While incarcerated for the last time, she had a baby. Losing her baby changed her entire perspective on life. She made a commitment to focus on preparation for success.
In part 2, Jessica tells us about her journey of building an inspiring YouTube channel. The Jessica Kent channel helps people understand the challenges of addiction and prison. More importantly, she teaches her audience strategies to overcome, and she advocates for prison reform.
In part 3, Jessica helps us understand the growth trajectory of YouTube. She is living proof that a person can achieve high levels of success, even if that person has a past that includes troubles with the criminal justice system or addiction. Her audience has grown to more than 300,000 subscribers.