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Motivation: Stories of Underdogs

30 episodes


aliceko recommended:

Sometimes I just need to listen to a story about the underdog to get my spirits up! Eduardo Jordan - what an inspiring story for chefs of color. I cannot wait to try June Baby in Seattle. I admire his...Show More

aliceko recommended:

Thanks @mm for the recommendation to this podcast. I LOVE the Rework book (also a @mm recommendation). Great episode re: becoming an entrepreneur at age 24 & what she would have done differently. It C...Show More

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This is the one of the craziest (most respectable) millionaire stories I've ever heard! Soap operas are an underrated market eh? Ramon sounds so down to earth, gotta love underdogs like this.

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I loved this episode! Filled with tactical tips on how to make it when you don’t “know anything” as Sam Parr repeatedly states. A GREAT listen for anybody who is a founder or entrepreneur. Two interes...Show More

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I’ve been a big fan of Miki’s creative work since her Thinx days. Really good episode for any aspiring entrepreneur. Listen if you want to hear an out-of-the-box entrepreneur talk about how 9-11 set h...Show More

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This has been on my listening list for a while now about one of my favorite skincare brands. Impressive story on how Jane built a global skincare empire with just a beautician’s diploma. She moved fro...Show More

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Wow, this is one of the most fascinating 'How I Built This' episodes I've ever listened to - it's full of humble beginnings, drama (an affair!), unexpectedness (why an expensive coat was the best inve...Show More

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This episode was recommended to me & I'm so glad I listened! Scott Marcaccio is the founder & CEO of MYODETOX, a lifestyle brand that is changing the physical therapy industry. You think of physio, ch...Show More

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Amazing first episode of the THINKSPACE podcast ft host @jossbiggins from BC. Incredible story of grit, determination, and a earth shattering desire to change one’s circumstances. I call it here first...Show More

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Wow, this brought me down memory lane. This movie was truly RADICAL when it came out in 1993. I remember watching the trailer on television & getting so excited to see women who looked like me on scre...Show More

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I completely forgot about Michelle Phan until now! I remember watching her videos and loving her friendly and welcoming tone. What an amazing 'rags to riches' story. Apparently her net worth is $50mil...Show More

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Beyonce is underrated. Even if you already love her, I doubt you understand the amount of WORK that goes into anything Beyonce touches. What most people don't know is that this work ethic has been ali...Show More

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Please, we ALL need more Sara Blakely in our lives. Sara was one of very first female business role models (and now the and this live episode was another gem. If you need a refresher on who Sara is (h...Show More

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YES to having a psychologist in the White House! I really respect how open Yang has been about de-stigmatizing the importance of mental health and therapy. I didn’t know about the digital social credi...Show More

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Some of the best episodes are the ones I have lowest expectations of. One of my pipe dreams is to own a successful bakery — this story of Kathleen makes me change my mind. You gotta respect Kathleen f...Show More

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Honestly, the best HIBT episodes are always the ones I have the lowest expectations for. I've always loved the clever copy on BOOMCHICKAPOP packaging: I remember taking a picture of it when I first sa...Show More

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Okay I’m embarrassed because I live in Colombia for half the year and had no idea that Zumba was invited in Colombia (the city of Cali). Totally loved how Beto had to pretend to know English for their...Show More

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I saw this on a 'best business podcasts of 2019' list & I decided to give this a try. Steven Bartlett is a university dropout & the 27-year-old CEO of Social Chain, a successful global social agency. ...Show More

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I CAN'T EVEN. The BEST HIBT this episodes are the ones from founders and companies I've never heard of before. This is truly the most emotionally moving HIBT episode I've ever heard. Anybody who is a ...Show More

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This was highly recommended to me by a friend. Listen if you want to hear a motivational rags to riches stories about the true American dream, or if you’re interested in the topic of visualization. Sa...Show More

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Short and sweet interview with Ju Rhyu of Hero Cosmetics, the brand behind the cult favorite acne buster 'Mighty Patch' product. Ju landed on Inc. Magazine's 'Female Founder's List' in 2019 - with goo...Show More

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Ah! Can somebody please make this brand available worldwide please?!? As a 24/7 dry-drinker, I despise going out 'for drinks' where there are options that constantly disappoint: it's either water, som...Show More

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Inspiring episode for young ambitious women who are both professionally focused and interested in emotional personal growth. Summan Kandola discusses how she developed her career without a university ...Show More

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Wow, what a real and authentic story from a founder who I was unfamiliar with. Sarah LaFleur built a successful fashion brand with ZERO background in fashion and after suffering from a 'down' period a...Show More

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My new girl crush. Listening to this interview with Nicole Gibbons will make you feel lazy and you're not doing enough, lol. Nicole worked hard to turn her career in PR to a sought-after interior desi...Show More

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Chilean-American Isabel Allende has been called "the world's most widely read Spanish-language author." This is a beautiful, fresh, lesson-packed interview about all sorts of topics: immigration, copi...Show More