Janet Adetu FCCA, MIOD, CIC, MCIPM, AMC, is a certified Executive Business Coach with expertise in Corporate Protocol, Organizational Change, Professional Image Strategy, Personal Performance, Leadership Development and Workplace Civility Intelligence. She is also a certified Emotional Intelligence Assessor as well as a certified John Maxwell Speaker, Trainer, Transformational Leadership Coach and DISC expert.
Janet likes to be referred to as a Peak Performance Coach using interpersonal skills and 360 degree leadership tools to accelerate growth and productivity in her clients.
Janet Adetu is the Chief Executive / Lead Consultant of JSK Etiquette Consortium, an affiliate of the JSK Consulting Group with over 25 years experience in the corporate sphere. She started her career as a banker and then moved on as a Financial Auditor working for two top accounting firms namely KPMG and Ernst & Young.
Janet holds a B.Sc Honours in Economics, an MBA and is a qualified Chartered Accountant. A fellow with the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), Janet is an alumnus of Heriot Watt Business School, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Mrs. Adetu has multitudes of exposure in organizational business ethics, cultural diversity, international protocol techniques and professional performance. She has successfully impacted many lives in her quest for excellence through her teachings on personal and professional growth that help improve confidence, competitive advantage, panache and presence. Janet is a highly sought after inspirational and motivational speaker conducting interactive leadership development seminars, impression management workshops, executive and business protocol coaching with other key speaking engagements in Nigeria, Kenya and United Kingdom.
She is dedicated to helping corporate organizations, professionals, expatriates, diplomats, individuals and youths, to polish their professionalism, improve their social graces, master their interpersonal skills and enhance their image, style and executive presence. She is very happy being a mentor to a number of people across the globe.
Janet also popularly known as “Madam Etiquette” has featured and published articles in a number of local publications both in Nigeria, United Kingdom and Kenya. The passion to write has led to being a regular contributor in both Business Day and Sunday Vanguard national newspapers in her columns: “Business Etiquette with Janet” and “Social Etiquette with Janet” respectively.
Other publications include, This Day, The Punch, The Guardian, The Vanguard, New Telegraph, Newswatch, Life Magazine, Glitz, The Independent, The Union, Ovation and The Sun. Her articles are found in The Edition, Healthy Woman and Passion magazines (Kenyan Publications), Gem Woman, Lagos Mums, Exquisite Magazine, Skribble and The Redsheet. Janet is the author of “Etiquette Strategies for Everyday Polish.”
Also a radio host presenter and TV co-host, Janet is the producer and presenter of the weekly show, “Etiquette With Janet‟ on Beat 99.9FM and Classic FM 97.3. She also hosts “Ladies Etiquette With Janet Adetu” and Etiquette With Janet – The Dialogue” on City 105.1 FM. She presents Business Etiquette With Janet on the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) network aired on Radio Nigeria One (across 40 stations nationwide).
Janet also co presents ‘Etiquette With Janet’ on Sunrise aired by Channels TV weekly. She also features regularly as the Etiquette Expert on the new TVC-WakeUp Nigeria Morning Show. Her quest for excellence has manifested in her being a guest on numerous radio and TV shows some of which include Hope 93.3 FM (A Kenyan Radio Station), East London Radio (UK Radio Station), Cool 96.9FM, Nigeria Info FM, Inspiration 92.3 FM, Unilag 93.1FM, Wazobia FM, K24TV (A Kenyan TV Channel), TVC News, Ebonylife TV, Silverbird TV, MITV, Lagos TV(LTV), Channels TV, CoolTV and Ogun State TV (OGTV).
Mrs. Adetu’s passion is to build leadership growth potential with protocol distinction. Janet is a go getter championing the cause of Professional Civility, Image Enhancement, Reputation Management, Attitudinal Change and Executive Leadership Presence in the working environment in Nigeria and beyond. Along with her amiable team, she has masterminded many projects to help improve the bottom line of all clients.
As an etiquette lifestyle connoisseur, Janet Says: “We should all aspire to be inspired with panache, transform our potential and step into the “New You”
This versatile woman currently sits as a board member of a professional academic institution and a Micro Finance bank where she draws on her leadership abilities. She is a member of numerous professional bodies including Fellow, Association of Corporate Governance Professionals (ACGPN); Fellow,Chartered Institute of Personal Development (CIPD) UK; Fellow,Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM), Fellow – International Recruitment Professionals (IRP), Fellow – International Certified Trainers Consortium (ICTC), Member – Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM), The Federation of Image Professionals International (FIPI), Institute Of Management Consultancy (IMC) UK and Member, Institute of Directors.
By the special grace of God, Janet also derives great joy in philanthropy and helping the needy. Specifically, she has a major passion to assist children born with congenital heart disorder. She is the founder and president of a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing advocacy and financial support for the open heart surgery of children between 2 – 18 years who were born with a hole in the heart.
Janet has gone a step further by initiating another foundation that speaks to promoting hygiene among girls, our nation builders.
Outside her ever – busy working life, Janet is a family woman in every sense. She is happily married with three children.
It is in recognition of her contribution to national development in the sphere of Etiquette and Personal Image Enhancement Training that Mrs. Janet Adetu is deemed worthy to be conferred with the Woman of Merit Gold Award.