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BADASS Women at Any Age with Bonnie Marcus

The Happiness Choice with Marilyn Tam Description: Marilyn Tam, PH.D, took what she learned from a neglectful and abusive childhood in Hong Kong to show that it’s possible to become a successful and powerful woman. She is a Best-Selling author, top-rated leadership speaker, and CEO/Founder of Us Foundation. She is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and her book The Happiness Choice, gives reveals the principals and tools she has learned to create big and badass life. What You Will Hear in This Episode: Marilyn also formerly was the CEO of Aveda Corp., President of Reebok Apparel and Retail Group, and Vice President of Nike Inc. She also has been acknowledged by Inc. Magazine as one of the top 100 leadership speakers in the world. Marilyn came from a traditional Chinese family in Hong Kong, where her parents gave her away and made her feel unwanted due to her gender. Her upbringing gave her the skills to survive almost everything, and she came to America by herself in search of a better life and more opportunity. The key to imposter syndrome is to acknowledge it, keep going, and to develop more tools that reflect back just what a badass you really are. Marilyn’s book, The Happiness Choice shows how and why happiness is crucial for success in all ways. Two takeaways of advice from myself and Marilyn: You don’t always need to stay loyal to a job that may not be loyal to you. Learn everything you can from all the positions around you at an organization. This will leverage your power and help you become a more valuable player. Quotes:“It’s about not only what we survive, but what teaches us to survive.” “I knew no one would pull me up, so I would pick myself up and keep going.” “What can I do today to take one more step to do something for others?” “Without meaning we have no joy.” Mentioned: The Happiness Choice Marilyn Tam

44mins

15 Sep 2020

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045: The Happiness Choice with Marilyn Tam

Badass Women at Any Age

Marilyn Tam, PH.D, took what she learned from a neglectful and abusive childhood in Hong Kong to show that it’s possible to become a successful and powerful woman. She is a Best-Selling author, top-rated leadership speaker, and CEO/Founder of UsFoundation. She is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and her book The Happiness Choice gives reveals the principals and tools she has learned to create big and badass life.  What You Will Hear in This Episode:  Marilyn also formerly was the CEO of Aveda Corp., President of Reebok Apparel and Retail Group, and Vice President of Nike Inc. She also has been acknowledged by Inc. Magazine as one of the top 100 leadership speakers in the world.  Marilyn came from a traditional Chinese family in Hong Kong, where her parents gave her away and made her feel unwanted due to her gender. Her upbringing gave her the skills to survive almost everything, and she came to America by herself in search of a better life and more opportunity.  The key to imposter syndrome is to acknowledge it, keep going, and to develop more tools that reflect back just what a badass you really are.  Marilyn’s book, The Happiness Choice shows how and why happiness is crucial for success in all ways.  Two takeaways of advice from myself and Marilyn:  You don’t always need to stay loyal to a job that may not be loyal to you.  Learn everything you can from all the positions around you at an organization. This will leverage your power and help you become a more valuable player.  Quotes: “It’s about not only what we survive, but what teaches us to survive.”  “I knew no one would pull me up, so I would pick myself up and keep going.”  “What can I do today to take one more step to do something for others?”  “Without meaning we have no joy.”  Mentioned: The Happiness Choice  Marilyn Tam

44mins

14 Sep 2020

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Barbara Gaughen-Muller Interviews Marilyn Tam

Peace Podcast

Barbara Gaughen-Muller Interviews Marilyn Tam by Barbara Gaughen-Muller

20mins

21 Apr 2020

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46. Marilyn Tam on The Power of Relational Leadership

The Leadercast Podcast

Fear can keep us from asking questions to better ourselves.  Fear can also keep us from listening to the wisdom that other people have to share. Leaders who can overcome this fear can unlock the power of relational leadership. In this episode, we hear from Marilyn Tam, for a second time on the Leadercast Podcast. Marilyn is a phenomenal speaker, author, and is the Founder and CEO of Marilyn Tam & Company. What we talked about: How to learn from everyone What it means to be hungry Overcoming fear to ask for help 4 ways leaders can improve in relational leadership Check out the full podcast with Marilyn Tam by clicking here. If you don’t use Apple Podcasts as your audio player, you can also find every episode at this link.

36mins

23 Mar 2020

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17. Finding Your Life Purpose with Marilyn Tam

The Leadercast Podcast

If you have a life purpose - a life mission - you can easily adapt to the unexpected and get right back on track. On this episode of the Leadercast Podcast, we chat with Marilyn Tam, former CEO of Aveda group, president of Reebok, vice president of Nike, and current speaker and entrepreneur, about finding your life purpose. Marilyn shares that serving and helping others has been her goal since age eleven and brought her many fulfilling business and humanitarian opportunities. “When we have purpose, when we know what our life mission is, everything else falls into place,” Marilyn said.

30mins

7 Jan 2019

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Marilyn Tam - Making It as an International Business Leader

Making It! with Terry Wollman

Marilyn Tam PhD is a speaker, author, consultant and board certified executive leadership coach. She was formerly the CEO of Aveda, President of Reebok Apparel and Retail Group, Vice President of Nike, and a successful entrepreneur who built four companies. Marilyn is a writer for Thrive/Medium on how to create a happy, healthy, successful, and dynamically balanced business and life. Brand Channel lists her as one of the four most prominent names in Ethical Business globally. She is one of the top 100 leadership speakers in the world according to Inc Magazine. Her life is an inspiring example of what can be achieved if one follows their dreams. Marilyn grew up as an abused and neglected child in Hong Kong, left home as a teen to come to America alone, and went on to achieve international business and humanitarian success. Her award winning book, “The Happiness Choice”, shows how and why happiness is crucial for business productivity and success, and for your physical, emotional, spiritual and financial health. http://www.marilyntam.com/https://www.linkedin.com/in/marilyntam

58mins

14 Nov 2018

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The Happiness Choice: The Five Decisions that Will Take You From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be-Marilyn Tam Full Episode

Corporate Talk With Charlie And Eva

23 Oct 2017

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Marilyn Tam: Using What You've Got to Get What You Want

Power Your Life

Can you believe you have everything you need to be successful right now? You do! You just have to know how to use it!Marilyn Tam is a bestselling author, board certified executive leadership coach, and speaker. She was formerly the CEO of Aveda, president of Reebok Apparel and Retail Group, vice president of Nike, & successfully built four companies. She’s now the founder/executive director of Us Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to serving the world. She also writes for the Huffington Post.Her book, "How to Use What You've Got to Get What You Want", teaches what can be achieved if one follows their dreams. Her own life is an inspiring example. In Marilyn’s book, she describes how she rose from a teenage immigrant to America to attaining global success and happiness beyond her fondest dreams. She also co-authored the new“Soul Over Matter: Ancient Wisdom and Modern Techniques for Unlimited Abundance” with renowned miracle soul healer, Dr. and Master Zhi Gang Sha and others: Financial advice on the role of soul in creating abundance.Dr. Jo Anne White, bestselling author and Power Your Life host, chats with Marilyn Tam about how you to use what YOU have to get what YOU want. Join Us!

41mins

31 Aug 2016

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Healing with Dr. and Master Shaw with an introduction with CEO Marilyn Tam

Get Happy With Dr Marissa Pei

in this dramatic interview with Dr. and Master Sha, Dr. Marissa learns about this traditionally-trained Medical Doctor who also has higher degrees in Chinese medicine as well as many other practices from his CEO Marilyn Tam. In his travels around the wo

54mins

20 Feb 2016

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850: Marilyn Tam: Author, speaker, consultant, and certified coach on how to be successful and happy!

Archive 3 of Entrepreneurs On Fire

Marilyn Tam is an author, speaker, consultant, certified coach, business leader and humanitarian. She speaks and consults with companies, organizations and business leaders on how to be successful and happy. Her book, The Happiness Choice, shares how you can be a business success, and be happy and healthy, too.

27mins

5 Oct 2015

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