This Is The Side Hustle Revolution
Past generations found a company to work for and then stayed there for decades. But today, we rarely stay in the same job (let alone the same career path) and we don't rely on a single income stream. The tools and resources are out there for us to do our own thing, and more of us are going with the entrepreneurial spirit, even if it's on the side of a traditional job. Podcaster and marketer Nicaila Matthews Okome helps survey the scene. She is the creator and host of "Side Hustle Pro", the first and only podcast to spotlight bold, black female entrepreneurs who have scaled from side hustle to profitable business.
I Got 99 Problems... Palsy Is Just One
"I have cerebral palsy. I shake all the time," Maysoon Zayid announces at the beginning of this exhilarating, hilarious talk. (Really, it's hilarious.) With grace and wit, the Arab-American comedian takes us on a whistle-stop tour of her adventures as an actress, stand-up comic, philanthropist and advocate for the disabled.
How to Turn Depression Into Millions | Lilly Singh on Impact Theory
YouTube Superwoman Lilly Singh turned making videos to break out of her depression, into a million-dollar entertainment empire. After struggling to find her purpose, she found fulfillment in entertaining and educating as many people as possible sparking the insane work ethic fueling her global success today. The founder of GirlLove and author of How to Be a Bawse explains why doubling down on your passion is the best way to forge your own path on this episode of Impact Theory with Tom Bilyeu. SHOW NOTES: Lilly shares how being lost and unhappy inspired the start of her empire. [3:07] Lilly on creating her own path instead of following others. [9:13] Lilly describes the importance of taking ownership and how to deal with the consequences. [13:48] Lilly dives into how obsession can lead to extraordinary results and how to keep it in check. [18:40] Lilly and Tom discuss making plans for goals and having self-awareness while executing. [26:35] Lilly on the importance of learning, understanding and loving yourself. [32:20] Lilly details the origins and mission of GirlLove. [42:18] Lilly reveals the impact she wants to have on the world. [46:57] QUOTES: “I think about all the times I really became a better person or a smarter person it's because of something that was very hurtful, or painful, or an unpleasant experience.” [5:10] “I think you shouldn't just not try because you have to pay your dues.” [8:25] “I think a big part of finding what's right for you is stop confining yourself to a path that you've been convinced is the path.” [9:30] “The universe may like the law of attraction, but it likes a good hustle even more.” [21:44] “There's no tips and tricks. There's just a lot of work. It's a lot of work. It's a lot of focused work. And that's the biggest message I can drive home is that of course there's practices and things you can do, but you need to stop making excuses. You need to put your head down. And you need to make a plan. And then you need to execute the plan.” [25:38] “If you're not truly in tune with your biggest teammate, which is yourself, there's no way you can succeed. You need to know yourself really well.” [31:38] “Impact is not just affecting millions. It's affecting the one or two people that get impacted with creative solutions.” [45:17] “If you mix creativity with hustling hard, any job position, anything you want to become is possible. Show people what your value is. And then they'll pay you for your value.” [47:23] FOLLOW LILLY SINGH: YOUTUBE - https://bit.ly/1leWegH TWITTER - https://bit.ly/1TTeqdN INSTAGRAM - https://bit.ly/2pv2uMk WEBSITE - https://bit.ly/2JTJ359 FACEBOOK - https://bit.ly/2pIhSBk BOOKS MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE: How to Be a Bawse - https://amzn.to/2jNwZpZ [4:25] COMPANIES AND ORGANISATIONS MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE: UNICEF - https://uni.cf/2fSIUSy [1:56] GirlLove - https://bit.ly/2dd85xz [2:00] Smashbox - https://sbx.cm/2hkEiqK [2:10] WE - https://bit.ly/1NJUJTG [45:52] #TomBilyeu #ImpactTheory #LillySingh IMPACT THEORY MERCHANDISE: Check out Impact Theory's Merch Shop: http://bit.ly/ImpactTheoryShop
Your Elusive Creative Genius
The author of "Eat, Pray, Love" Elizabeth Gilbert has thought long and hard about some big topics. Elizabeth muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses - and shares the radical idea that, instead of the rare person "being" a genius, all of us "have" a genius. It's a funny, personal and surprisingly moving talk.
To Solve The World's Biggest Problems, Invest In Women And Children
Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. As CEO of the Global Fund for Women, Musimbi Kanyoro works to support women and their ideas so they can expand and grow. She introduces us to the Maragoli concept of "isirika", a pragmatic way of life that embraces the mutual responsibility to care for one another - something she sees women practicing all over the world. And she calls for those who have more to give more to people working to improve their communities. "Imagine what it would look like if you embraced isirika and made it your default," Kanyoro says. "What could we achieve for each other? For humanity?" Let's find out, together. The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and more. You're welcome to link to or embed these videos, forward them to others and share these ideas with people you know. For more information on using TED for commercial purposes (e.g. employee learning, in a film or online course), submit a Media Request here: http://media-requests.TED.com Follow TED on Twitter: http://twitter.com/TEDTalks Like TED on Facebook: http://facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/TED
How to be your best self in times of crisis | Susan David
Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. "Life's beauty is inseparable from its fragility," says psychologist Susan David. In a special virtual conversation, she shares wisdom on how to build resilience, courage and joy in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Responding to listeners' questions from across the globe, she offers ways to talk to your children about their emotions, keep focus during the crisis and help those working on the front lines. (This virtual conversation is part of the TED Connects series, hosted by head of TED Chris Anderson and current affairs curator Whitney Pennington Rodgers. Recorded March 23, 2020) The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and more. You're welcome to link to or embed these videos, forward them to others and share these ideas with people you know. For more information on using TED for commercial purposes (e.g. employee learning, in a film or online course), submit a Media Request here: http://media-requests.TED.com Follow TED on Twitter: http://twitter.com/TEDTalks Like TED on Facebook: http://facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/TED