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As Told By Nomads podcast features interviews with global nomads, Third Culture Kids, entrepreneurs and multicultural individuals who are leaders in business, culture, travel and global affairs to discuss what it takes to embrace your global identity and become a global leader. Tayo Rockson motivates people all over the world through his blog, speaking engagements, and books. His goal is to help solve the world's problems by building and cultivating leaders in all walks of life. Please visit www.tayorockson.com to learn more and to get your free eBook on the Third Culture Kid lifestyle.




153: How To Live The Buried Life With Ben Nemtin

I met Ben Nemtin last year at TEDxTeen. He was a speaker and I remember his talk like it was yesterday. He talked about how he and his friends were on this mission to live a fulfilled life, conquer their dreams and help others along the way. He reminded me about the importance of dreaming big and making that a reality. My favorite quote from his talk was, "people fail because they stop trying". After listening to his speech, I felt so inspired that I tracked him down and asked him if he...

Duration: 00:44:54

150: Transformative Travel & Learning Journeys With Marcela Fernandez

Today's interview is with Marcela Fernandez. Marcela is the founder of On Board and best described as a life-long education-hacking journeyer who enjoys meeting people and new cultures. She has helped victims of natural disasters, e.g. typhoon Yolanda in 2013 (PhilippiNOW), and was confronted with human tragedies of war. Now 25 she has visited 45 countries, lived in 7 of them, and learned 6 languages (French, Spanish, Italian, English, Portuguese and German). She’s on a journey to live out...

Duration: 00:39:25

148: Mitali Rakhit- Being A Voice For The Unheard In The Gulf And South Asia

Today's episode is with Mitali Rakhit. Mitali is the Founder and CEO of Globelist, a fashion technology company based in New York City and Dubai. Globelist connects brands to retailers and influencers around the world with a focus on emerging markets. A lover of culture and adventure, Mitali has visited over 50 countries and maintains a rooted connection to the fashion industry in India through a family business in textiles. Globelist currently represents a variety of brands from the US...

Duration: 00:47:53

147: Patrick McGinnis – How To Live Your Startup Dream Without Quitting Your Day Job

A 2015 Gallup study of the state of the American workplace found that almost 70 percent of the workforce is not engaged, which means millions of people are showing up to work and killing time, doing the minimum required with little extra effort to go out of their way. That's what I discuss today with Patrick McGinnis. Patrick McGinnis, author of THE 10% ENTREPRENEUR: Live Your Startup Dream Without Quitting Your Day Job , found himself in a similar situation early in his career. With the...

Duration: 00:42:58

142: A New Way To Travel With The Wander Woman- Libryia Jones

If you've ever wanted to travel the world and satisfy your wanderlust, then today's interview is for you! It's with the lovely Libryia Jones. Libryia is the founder of My Wander Year and she is the type of person who will look at the price tag on a designer handbag or a pair of shoes and think “I could get a plane ticket to Istanbul for that”. She checks google flights before she checks her emails. Her friends and co-workers don’t ask what she did over the weekend, they ask where she went....

Duration: 00:38:25

139: How to Hustle and Grind with Ross Simmonds and Findlay Hilchie

Today's interview is with Ross Simmonds and Findlay Hilchie. Both of them started Hustle & Grind, a business that celebrates entrepreneurship and features an e-commerce site that sells coffee to business people. The company is achieving sales, both of coffee and posters related to entrepreneurship. Catch more of the show notes at http://www.uydmedia.com/how-to-hustle-and-grind-with-ross-simmonds-and-findlay-hilchie

Duration: 00:39:41

137: Eclipsed, Broadway And All Things Diversity With Phillip Chavira

Today's episode is with Phillip Chavira, a former classmate of mine, the CEO of CastMe and Broadway producer. In this episode, we talk about his company, the changing faces of Broadway and the groundbreaking play he helped produce called Eclipsed. Find out more about the show notes and links to his outlets here: http://www.uydmedia.com/eclipsed-broadway-and-all-things-diversity-with-phillip-chavira/

Duration: 00:34:01

136: Simple Is The New Smart with Dr. Fazio

Dr. Rob Fazio, a leading executive advisor, crisis consultant, sport psychologist and managing partner of OnPoint Advising, says gone are the days when we make our lives more complicated than they need to be, and offers a solution. Fazio has helped numerous Fortune 500 companies around the globe implement emotional intelligence plans, talent management strategies, executive assessments, succession plans and more. In his new book Simple is the New Smart: 26 Strategies to Build Confidence,...

Duration: 00:39:29

135: Build A Successful Career As A Millennial With Rachel Ritlop

Ever since she was a little girl, Rachel has been starting businesses. By the age of 11 she had started 3 businesses (not including her amazing sales experience with Girl Scout Cookies). But at the age of 10, she decided she would become a "psycholojest" as she was beginning to get very mixed messages about her entrepreneurship... On the one hand, her mom always told her to work for herself, but on the other hand she always boasted security (company sponsored health insurance and...

Duration: 00:34:15

134: Mastering The New Media Landscape with Barbara Cave Henricks and Rusty Shelton

The giant brands that once dominated the media landscape—Oprah, the New York Times, NPR, CNN—have seen their monopoly on public attention smashed by the Internet and now find themselves competing with individuals and brands in a sea of micromedia: websites, social media, blogs, podcasts, and more. Ace publicists and marketers Barbara Cave Henricks and Rusty Shelton show that to navigate through this modern terrain, you need to think more like a media executive than a marketer. The key lies...

Duration: 00:46:24

133: How To Team Up And Grow Faster With Tanya Alvarez

Tanya Alvarez is a Miami native of Colombian heritage. After graduating from Wellesley College in 2000 with a BA in International Relations, Tanya dove head first into the marketing world and has collected over fifteen years of international/US experience and an extensive resume including companies such as: Nike, US Olympics, and Diners Club International. By 2004, Tanya finally spread her entrepreneurial wings to start her own company in New York City, BlinkAds, an online international...

Duration: 00:26:49

132: How To Give Yourself A Total Body Construction As An Entrepreneur with Jeff Mcmahon

Functional Fitness and living a healthy lifestyle are what motivates Jeff to go above and beyond the call of duty. Jeff uses a vast array of exercises to keep your workouts stimulating, fun, adventurous, and appropriate to make sure you are constantly engaged and maximizing results. Jeff not only works one on one, but also does group training, yoga, martial arts, triathlons, injury rehab, corrective exercise, and sports specific training…so whatever your passions and goals may be; he is...

Duration: 00:42:14

131: Changing the Lives of One Billion People with Rajat Bhageria

Rajat wants to change the lives of at least a billion people by 10x. He believes strongly that our time on this Earth is limited and we must do everything do take advantage and leave our marks. He loves to make cool stuff, meet interesting people, and travel the world. He is an entrepreneur, book author, and a student at the University of Pennsylvania. Having worked on multiple successful entrepreneurial endeavors while in school, he believes that age is never an issue. He is currently...

Duration: 00:33:29

130: How to Embrace Your FEAR with Tayo Rockson

Fear is the number one reason people do not start things but why do we give it so much power. I share my thoughts on how to face a fears and step into our greatness.

Duration: 00:03:41

129: Leaning In As An Entrepreneur with Danielle Tate

Did you know statistics* show that women are more successful than men in startups, but fewer of them opt to "startup". Author and entrepreneur Danielle Tate wants to change that. As a young female founder, Danielle noticed that few business guides offer step-by-step advice to smart but inexperienced women. Filling this void inspired her to write the book that she wished was available when she founded her first company, MissNowMrs.com. “Elegant Entrepreneur” is a female founder’s guide to...

Duration: 00:34:55

128: An Unconventional Approach to Building Wealth with Amanda Loveland

Amanda Loveland is well known for her unconventional approach to business that fosters dramatic and consistent results for her clients in record time. She is certified as a Dream Builder Coach through the Life Mastery Institute and as a Parent Coach through the Parent Coaching Institute. She has had the privilege of working with, and being mentored by some of the most elite personal development teachers in the world, including Mary Morrissey, Bob Proctor, Gay Hendrix and Peggy McColl. From...

Duration: 00:35:12

127: How Faith Can Grow in a Box with Willie Morris

Today's interview is with Willie Morris, the founder and CEO of Faithbox which is the inspirational and socially responsible monthly subscription box that has taken the U.S. By Storm. Willie has a lot of experience in the entrepreneurial field, he has worked for our founded several businesses. His newly re-discovered faith led him to start Faithbox, which is an incredible sleeper success story. Willie knows that a lot of faith-based business ideas fail because people don’t take them...

Duration: 00:37:52

126: Disrupting Creating Services For Good with Roberto Blake

Roberto Blake is a Designer and Marketer with a background in Advertising and Brand Development. He works primarily with businesses, entrepreneurs and creative services professionals to help them engage with the audiences that matter most to them through effective marketing and media. He covers a broad range of clients from entertainment companies, ad agencies and small businesses, to social media personalities like Chelsea Krost and Tayo Rockson. Whether strategy, technical implementation...

Duration: 00:21:46

125: How to Build and Engage with Your Audience with Kristin Carpenter-Ogden

Kristin Carpenter-Ogden is founder and CEO of Verde Brand Communications, one of the leading agencies in the active outdoor lifestyle markets of bike, outdoor, snow, endurance and travel. For the past 15 years, Kristin’s lead strategy for Verde and develops new solutions for Verde’s clients to connect, engage and activate their audiences, fans, followers and customers. She’s also is the founder of the Intrepid Entrepreneur, her community and coaching business dedicated to supporting...

Duration: 00:42:43

124: How to Train for Success with Tony Stubblebine

Tony Stubblebine is the founder of the app Coach.me (formerly Lift). Featured in May as a Best New App by Apple, Coach.me has helped hundreds of thousands of people achieve goals ranging from productivity to fitness to stopping drinking to meditation. Coach.me (backed by Tim Ferriss and Twitter founders Ev Williams and Biz Stone) offers a combination of free daily reminders, community support and advice. You can also, for $14.99 a week get one-on-one coaching. I think a lot of the listeners...

Duration: 00:46:10

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