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Growth From Failure

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Growth from Failure is a podcast series created and hosted by Yinh Hinh. The show highlights unique interviews with entrepreneurs, investors, athletes, pioneers of all types - and shares their personal and professional journey. Join Yinh as they discuss their mistakes, their failures and the lessons learned along the way. This show will encourage you to reflect, to keep learning and ultimately to keep growing.

Growth from Failure is a podcast series created and hosted by Yinh Hinh. The show highlights unique interviews with entrepreneurs, investors, athletes, pioneers of all types - and shares their personal and professional journey. Join Yinh as they discuss their mistakes, their failures and the lessons learned along the way. This show will encourage you to reflect, to keep learning and ultimately to keep growing.

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Growth from Failure is a podcast series created and hosted by Yinh Hinh. The show highlights unique interviews with entrepreneurs, investors, athletes, pioneers of all types - and shares their personal and professional journey. Join Yinh as they discuss their mistakes, their failures and the lessons learned along the way. This show will encourage you to reflect, to keep learning and ultimately to keep growing.

Language:

English


Episodes

Jane Mosbacher Morris - Founder and CEO of To The Market

11/24/2020
On this episode, we discuss: - Why Jane worked in the US Department of State's Bureau of Counterterrorism - How she created To The Market, a company that connects business and consumers with ethically made products from around the world - Her book: Buy the Change You Want to See - Dealing with rejection - What fuels her growth Please enjoy this interview with the incredible Jane Mosbacher Morris. Thanks, Yinh! Thanks and enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday week!

Duration:00:42:21

Barbara Robinson - Founding Principal of Movement School

11/19/2020
In this episode, we discuss: - Barbara's journey focused on public education, starting with an encounter with a friend in 6th grade who was deaf - How it feels to be a black woman in the field of deaf education, when you switch from being the minority to the majority - Coaching deaf athletes - What education really means - Being a Mom to three boys AND starting a new school in a pandemic... Please enjoy this conversation with the amazing Barbara Robinson!

Duration:01:00:21

Joanna Riley - CEO and Co-Founder of Censia

11/5/2020
This is the story of Jo Riley, CEO and Co-Founder of Censia, a technology platform that was designed to transform the way companies hire talent. In this episode, we discuss Jo's journey with her athletic scholarship to UVA where she speaks about how rowing changed her mindset. When she retired from rowing, we transition the conversation to her time being in the FBI and ultimately why she left the bureau to become an entrepreneur. Jo has traveled to over 110 countries in the last decade as...

Duration:00:48:29

Dr. Candice Myhre - International Surf Doctor (aka Dr. Bikini)

11/3/2020
This episode profiles Candice Myhre and we discuss her ER career starting in LA, why she transitioned to an ER in Hawaii and all of the hardships along the way. We discuss how she got the nickname of Dr. Bikini and why embracing that name will help in her fight to end sexism in the medical profession. It's clear that Dr. Myhre is passionate about saving lives but also about living a balanced life for herself, which ultimately makes her a better doctor to others. Please enjoy this episode...

Duration:00:37:55

Nikki Foster, Combat Pilot, Air Force Veteran

10/22/2020
This is the story of Nikki Foster and her journey to being a combat pilot in the Air Force Academy. As the daughter to immigrant parents, Nikki shares her journey of being an Air Force recruit, how she got to be an All-American Rugby Player (Two-Time National Champion), discovering her love for flying, and earning EIGHT Air Medals in combat. We discuss how she felt leaving her 18-month old at home while she had to serve for her country, what it was like flying over 3,000 hours in combat and...

Duration:00:43:33

Shelley Sacks, Founder of Ohana International School (Tokyo)

10/14/2020
In this episode, we travel with Shelley around the world from South Africa to Australia before ultimately landing in Japan. All along the way, Shelley amassed over 40 years experience in early childhood education. We discuss her school's mission which includes teaching children how to embrace differences, be confident in themselves, and also to think about sustainability. One of my favorite education stories is from Shelley as she teaches the kids what it's like NOT to have.... This story...

Duration:00:37:48

Jessa Jones, Founder of iPad ReHab, PhD in Molecular Genetics

10/12/2020
This is the profile of Jessa Jones, the owner of iPad ReHab. Jessa's story is one of my favorites - she has a PhD in molecular genetics from The Johns Hopkins University and today is a masterful Microsolderer. This episode highlights her journey from slicing up fruitfly eyeballs to fixing logic boards of phones and laptops. We discuss how that transition happened when she smashed open a toilet... I loved hearing about the emotional connection she has in device recoveries and we talk about...

Duration:00:54:47

Dr. Leah Lagos - Sport, Performance and Clinical Health Psychologist

9/30/2020
This is the story of Dr. Leah Lagos, clinical psychologist who specializes in health and performance psychology. Dr. Lagos is known for her pioneering work in heart rate variability biofeedback. In this episode, you'll hear how Dr. Lagos discovered her passion of sports and performance psychology at the age of 9! And since then, Dr. Lagos has spent decades working with people to elevate their performance further. We discuss her fantastic book: Heart, Breath, Mind that shares the ten-week...

Duration:00:37:44

Martha Tolles - Best Selling Author

9/15/2020
This is the story of Martha Tolles, the best selling author widely known for her Katie and Darci series that have sold over 2 million copies around the world. In this episode, Martha discusses her popular Katie and Darci series which is about a little girl, inspired by her daughter Cindy. From the 70s to the late 90s, Martha's books were some of the most popular in the Scholastic book offerings selling millions of copies around the world. More recently, she has expanded her writing to adult...

Duration:00:43:15

Kayla Drescher - The Next Great Magician

8/13/2020
Kayla is a professional magician and ultimate storyteller. She is part scientist, part comedian, part bartender and part entrepreneur. In this episode, you'll hear about Kayla's evolution as a magician. We start at the age of 7 when she first discovered a fascination for magic and then spent decades practicing, failing, refining and ultimately dazzling. She has performed on Penn & Teller's Fool Us with Teller falling in love with and went on to win David Copperfield's “Search for the Next...

Duration:00:48:02

Tracy Holland - Founder and CEO | HatchBeauty

8/4/2020
This is the story of Tracy Holland, Entrepreneur extraordinaire. Tracy is the co-founder and CEO of HATCHBEAUTY - an incubator for beauty and wellness products. She has won numerous entrepreneur of the year awards all while balancing being a mother of three. On this episode, you'll hear Tracy's journey, the things she learned when she was sent to reform school when she was 15, how she was fired as a waitress only to be promoted to GM of the same restaurant. It was at this restaurant that her...

Duration:00:50:18

Amber Freed - Founder of SLC6A1 Connect

7/8/2020
In this episode, you'll hear Amber Freed's incredible story. She grew up in poverty and was able to escape a very challenging environment. When she was a teenager, she adopted her younger sisters when they were emancipated from their parents. Amber received numerous awards and scholarships to get her college education paid for but still worked three jobs in college to support her sisters. Her story crossed my desk because of her son, Maxwell. While Amber was soaring in her career as an...

Duration:00:45:12

Holly Mandel - Founder of Improvolution & iMergence

6/17/2020
This is the story of Holly Mandel. In this episode, Holly and I discuss how improv changed her life. Her journey took her from St. Louis, Missouri to Los Angeles. After graduating from UCLA, she worked at Walt Disney Studios and eventually became a Groundlings member. After six wonderful years with The Groundlings as a main company member, she moved to New York and opened up her own improv school called Improvolution. On the back of that success, she also founded iMergence which is a...

Duration:00:47:15

Rana Abdelhamid - Founder of Malikah

5/1/2020
This is the story of Rana Abdelhamid, a human rights organizer, entrepreneur, martial artist, and the ultimate community builder. In this episode, you'll hear about her fascinating story. She was a victim of a hate crime. At the young age of 16, Rana had the vision to create a movement supporting women’s empowerment through self-defense, entrepreneurship and organizing training. Since then, her non-profit called Melikah has trained over 20,000 women and girls in 20 cities across the globe...

Duration:00:44:15

Keren Eldad - Superstar Executive Coach on Failing Forward

12/5/2019
This is the story of Keren Eldad, an extraordinary speaker, author and coach. On this episode, we discuss Keren's childhood of traveling the world as the daughter of a diplomat. She grew up living in over a dozen countries and speaks multiple languages. She served in the Israeli Army and got her master's degree from the London School of Economics and also attended Columbia Business School.We talk about her marriage, her divorce and her breakthroughs. It was from this journey that she...

Duration:00:46:04

Amanda Rice - Founder of Chick Mission, Three time cancer survivor

11/19/2019
Amanda Rice - Three time cancer survivor and hedge fund marketer extraordinaire. Yinh and Amanda talk about Amanda's journey into finance and then the non-profit world as she founded Chick Mission, an organization that helps women with cancer finance and understand fertility preservation after her own insurance claims were denied. When she isn't working on Chick Mission, Amanda is the Director of Investor Relations and Business Development at Maltese Capital Management.

Duration:00:57:39

Shannon Kalayanamitr - Venture Partner at Gobi Partners

11/13/2019
Shannon Kalayanamitr is an entrepreneur, an investor, an operator and an outrageously vibrant executive. This show reviews her story from growing up in the Pacific Northwest before her family moved to Bangkok. Yinh and Shannon discuss her transition to Thailand, blending her Western style with Eastern cultures, her professional journey and all of the struggles and hardships along the way.

Duration:00:40:11

Rose Shoen - Founder of Azteca Football Club

9/24/2019
This is the story of Rose Shoen. Founder and Head Coach for the Azteca Football Club. On this episode, we discuss her journey from starting her own football club, being head coach and how she teaches her players to be a great soccer player on and off the field.

Duration:01:10:01

Tahira Rehmatullah - Wonder Woman in Weed

9/18/2019
This is the story of Tahira Rehmatullah. Fortune Magazine listed her as one of the Top 5 Most Powerful Women in Weed. On this episode, we discuss her journey from homecoming queen at Ohio State, her work in subprime mortgages, getting her MBA from Yale and ultimately getting into the world of cannabis.

Duration:01:04:11

Julie Nguyen - Founder and CEO of Methodology on using Food as Medicine

9/11/2019
This is the story of Julie Nguyen, founder and CEO of Methodology - a meal prep service has been on a mission to end autoimmune disease using food as medicine. On this episode, we discuss her journey of dropping out of law school before heading into finance then to Silicon Valley to finally becoming an entrepreneur.

Duration:00:37:12