Hala Taha - From Great Adversity To Great Success

University of Adversity

Oct 18 2021 • 59 mins

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 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1a2vRCTPRL3EfWVWfgzikpKQf_eUzgA4h/view?usp=sharing (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 🥇WHAT IS THE MOST VALUABLE LESSON ADVERSITY HAS TAUGHT YOU?🥇 Hala says, “When a gatekeeper is telling you no, you need to create your own path.” Challenge yourself to the FREE 30 Days Unlock The Warrior Within Challenge: https://www.universityofadversity.ca/optin-512039641634137904148 (https://www.universityofadversity.ca/optin-512039641634137904148)  Connect with Hala: Young and Profiting https://youngandprofiting.com/yap-team/ (website) Follow Hala on https://www.instagram.com/yapwithhala/ (Instagram) and https://www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ (LinkedIn) Connect with Lance:  ● 📱 On social media https://www.facebook.com/universityofadversity/ (Facebook), https://www.instagram.com/lance.essihos/ (Instagram), or https://ca.linkedin.com/in/lance-w-essihos-8a4062171 (LinkedIn).  ● 📺 Subscribe to the https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfs1nKVtrBCQiGOghOrdonA?view_as=subscriber (University of Adversity Youtube Channel)  ● 📧 Email Lance at info@universityofadversity.ca