It was once Jade started putting more emphasis on the speaking parts of her piano concerts that she would challenge stereotypes and explore new possibilities, all while inspiring her audiences. Jade’s stories were what really touched the hearts of the audiences she was serving and started to open new doors to different stages and platforms.
Around this same time, Jade and her husband had started a family, so she wanted to be focused on profitability, security, and sustainability, as well as career-building. It was her desire to personally provide more for her family AND to make a bigger impact on the world around her (outside of music). It all started when she gave a speech of a lifetime in a very small room with very few people, which gave way to an opportunity for her first speaking engagement.
It was then that Jade transitioned from freelance artist to entrepreneur and built out a professional speaking sector of her business, Jade Media.
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