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Hala Taha - From Great Adversity To Great Success
Episode 337 β€’ 18th October 2021 β€’ University of Adversity β€’ Lance W Essihos
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Hala Taha is the host of Young and Profiting Podcast, frequently ranked as a #1 Education podcast across all apps. Hala is also the CEO of YAP Media, a full-service social media and podcast marketing agency for top podcasters, celebrities and CEOs generating over $2M in revenue in its first year. She is well-known for her engaged following and influence on Linkedin, and she landed the January 2021 cover of Podcast Magazine. She started Young and Profiting Podcast and YAP Media as a side hustle, scaling the business to 35+ employees and $1M in revenue before quitting her executive position at Disney to take the leap into entrepreneurship.

IN THIS EPISODE, YOU WILL LEARN: 

  • 08:10 Experiencing racial inequality as a minority in the US
  • 16:22 Being the black sheep of the family  
  • 29:37 2020 - the worst and best year
  • 40:53 Continuing the legacy of her father
  • 52:47 Investing in growth and personal development


πŸ₯‡WHAT IS THE MOST VALUABLE LESSON ADVERSITY HAS TAUGHT YOU?πŸ₯‡

Hala says, β€œWhen a gatekeeper is telling you no, you need to create your own path.”


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