Young and Profiting
Young and Profiting
Hala Taha
Refresh episodes
𝐋𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐧. 𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐧. 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐟𝐢𝐭. At Young and Profiting Podcast we investigate a new topic each week and interview some of the brightest minds in the world―turning their wisdom into actionable advice you can use in your life no matter your age, profession or industry. Our subject matter ranges from enhancing productivity, how to gain influence, the art of side hustles and more! If you’re smart and like to continually improve yourself, hit the subscribe button, because you’ll love it here at Young and Profiting Podcast.
#YAPSnacks: Killer Ways To Boost Confidence with Hala and Jordan
In this YAP Snacks episode Hala and Jordan talk all things confidence! YAP Snack is a podcast series of bite-sized and digestible content hosted Hala Taha and fellow podcaster Jordan Paris of Growth Mindset University.   Links:   Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com
Oct 15
17 min
#84: The Path to Financial Freedom with Peter Mallouk
Are you ever confused or overwhelmed at the prospecting of investing?   If you are, don’t worry! Our guest today, Peter Mallouk, has simple strategies on how to invest and save as well as why it’s so important.   Peter Mallouk is the CEO of Creative Planning, a wealth management firm, that has been ranked #1 in America by outlets such as CNBC and Barron’s. Peter has been on Worth Magazine’s Power 100 rankings and has received other accolades such as the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. He is also a financial industry thought leader and author. His upcoming book, The Path, is all about helping you achieve financial freedom and is co-authored by Tony Robbins.   In today’s episode, we’ll talk about common misconceptions that Peter has encountered in his many years in the financial services industry as well as his thoughts on the news and its impact on us as investors. We’ll also cover topics such as the importance of diversifying, the plans you should lay out before investing, and how to find the right financial advisor to meet your needs.   Links:   Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com   Timestamps:   01:11 - How Peter Met Tony Robbins and All About Their New Book 03:53 - Why the Financial Services Industry is Broken 05:00 - How to Find a Great Advisor 06:53 - Truth About Today vs. the Past 10:49 - The Contradictory Thing About Media and the News 13:36 - Why is Now the Best Time to Start Investing 15:37 - Why it’s Important to Diversify 17:49 - Real Life Example of the Importance of Diversifying 19:30 - The Six Human Needs 21:58 - The Power of Compounding 24:20 - Why it’s Important to Know What We Want 25:58 - Financial Independence vs. Retirement 27:15 - Important Plans to Have Before Investing 28:48 - Difference Between Brokers vs. Financial Advisors 29:50 - When Should You Get a Financial Advisor?  31:30 - Tips for Someone Working at a Corporation 33:34 - Advice about Insurance 35:08 - What to Look at for Financial Planning 37:20 - Peter’s Secret to Profiting in Life   Mentioned in the Show:   Peter’s New Book, The Path: https://www.amazon.com/Path-Accelerating-Journey-Financial-Freedom/dp/1642937010 Peter’s Website: https://creativeplanning.com/ Peter’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/peter-mallouk/ Peter’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/PeterMallouk/ Peter’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OfficialPeterMallouk/
Oct 11
41 min
#YAPLive: She Means Business: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs [Propelify Innovation Festival 2020]
Hala recently hosted the “She Means Business” panel during the 2020 Propelify Innovation Festival, powered by TechUnited:NJ, focused on ways to use tech to #BuildABetterFutureForAll.    Speakers: Hala Taha, Producer & Podcast Host, Young & Profiting (Moderator) Debra Sandler, CEO, Mavis Foods Lisa Ascolese, “The Inventress” Kathleen Griffith, Founder & CEO, Grayce & Co.   In this discussion, the ladies discuss their career journeys, hurdles that females encounter during entrepreneurship, and how we can increase the number of S&P 500 board seats filled by women.      Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com
Oct 8
30 min
#83: Networking Hacks to Land a Job in the Pandemic with Jonathan Javier
Learn how to make a lasting impression on recruiters and new connections from Jonathan Javier! Today, Hala is yapping with Jonathan Javier, CEO and Founder of Wonsulting. Jonathan has previously worked at tech giants like Google, Snapchat, and Cisco before starting Wonsulting. The mission behind Wonsulting is to help students from non-target schools land dream jobs at major companies through resume workshops, speaker series, and more. In today’s episode, we’ll talk about Jonathan’s start in the tech world and how COVID prompted him to work on Wonsulting full time. We’ll also dig deep into advice for current job seekers, tips to nail your next interview, and how to grow a meaningful network.   Social   Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com   Timestamps   00:59 - How the Idea of Wonsulting was Created 02:43 - Are Companies Missing Out by Only Targeting Ivy-Leagues? 05:29 - Starting a Side Hustle with a Full Time Job 07:24 - When Jonathan Realized He Had to Leave his Full Time 08:33 - Challenges Jonathan Has Faced 11:05 - How Recruitment Has Changed with the Pandemic 16:24 - Jonathan’s Advice for Those Who Lost Their Job 18:44 - Advice for Minorities to Stand Out When Applying for Jobs 21:25 - Current Advantages for Job Seekers 24:15 - Learnings from Rejection 26:22 - Jonathan’s Experience with Imposter Syndrome 29:51 - Best Tips on Interviewing 31:40 - How Jonathan Prepped for Interviews 35:17 - Jonathan’s Personal Networking Story 40:21 - Strategies to Grow Your Network 43:35 - What to Do vs. What Not to Do When Networking 45:25 - How to Share Wins Without Bragging 48:28 - Jonathan’s Intro to Speaking Engagements 53:41 - Ways Jonathan Improved His Speaking 55:01 - Why Jonathan’s Biggest Post Went Viral 56:36 - Jonathan’s Secret to Profiting in Life   Links   Wonsulting Website: https://www.wonsulting.com/ Jonathan’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathanmjavier/ Jonathan’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jonathanwordsofwisdom/ Jonathan’s Website: https://jonathanwordsofwisdom.com/ Wonsulting Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wonsulting/
Oct 4
1 hr
#YAPClassic: Decoding the Laws of Human Nature with Robert Greene [Part 1]
A throwback to episode #43! Master the laws of human nature with one of the world's leading human behavior experts, Robert Greene! This week, Hala is yapping with famed author Robert Greene. Robert has written six international bestsellers including The 48 Laws of Power, The Art of Seduction, The 33 Strategies of War, The 50th Law (co-written with rapper 50 Cent), Mastery, and The Laws of Human Nature.  In Part 1 of this interview, we cover Robert’s career journey and how he found his purpose in life. We also begin to cover his latest book, the Laws of Human Nature, which outlines 18 laws that motivates human behavior. Tune in to #43 to learn about the law of irrationality and why this is the foundation of understanding human behavior. And get a key understanding of the law of narcissism, which proposes that we are all narcissists---and once we accept this we can transform self-love into empathy to improve our relationships and be happier and more fulfilled.   If you liked this episode, please write us a review!   Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com
Oct 2
33 min
#YAPClassic: Decoding the Laws of Human Nature with Robert Greene [Part 2]
A throwback to episode #44! Decode the laws of human nature with fame author, Robert Greene! In this second portion of the interview, Hala and Robert dive into the laws of compulsive behavior, grandiosity, gender rigidity and death denial.     If you liked this episode, please write us a review!   Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com
Oct 2
41 min
#82: The Misunderstood Millennial with Gabrielle Bosche
Why are millennials so misunderstood? They’re known to be lazy, disrespectful, entitled, and the list of negative characteristics could go on and on. Today, our show features Gabrielle Bosche, a Millennial Expert, and Millennial herself. She is the founder and President of The Millennial Solution, an international training and consulting company bridging the generation gap. She has worked with Fortune 500 clients and even the U.S. Navy to help them understand how to understand and work with Millennials.  We will dive into her background and influences she had, what being the #1 Millennial Expert actually means, characteristics of Millennials, and debunking common myths about them. Whether you are a Millennial yourself or work with them on your team, this is an episode you won’t want to miss!   Social Media Links:   Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com   Timestamps:   0:50 - How Faith Influenced Gabrielle’s Beginnings 3:31 - Pageant Learnings 4:43 - Where Gabrielle’s Drive Comes From 7:20 - How Gabrielle Landed the U.S. Navy as a Client 11:14 - Why Gabrielle is the #1 Millennial Expert 14:37 - Definition of a Millennial 16:30 - Characteristics of Millennials 17:58 - Differences between Gen Z and Millennials 20:45 - The Millennial Myths  22:45 - Advice for a Millennial to Make Good Impressions 24:57 - Advice for Other Generations to Embrace Millennials 26:57 - Is There High Job Turnover Within Millennials? 28:45 - What do Millennials Value in Their Jobs? 31:24 - Why Millennials Strive to be Entrepreneurs 34:34 - Types of Millennial Entrepreneurs 38:21 - Gabrielle’s Secret to Profiting in Life   List of  links to resources mentioned in episode, suggested reading & social media handles:   Gabrielle’s Book, The Purpose Factor: https://www.purposefactorbook.com/order38253775 Gabrielle’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gabriellebosche/ Gabrielle’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gabriellebosche/ Gabrielle’s Website: http://gabriellebosche.com/
Sep 27
40 min
#Interview: Getting Ahead at a Young Age [MentorZ Media Podcast]
Hala gets interviewed on the Mentor Z podcast with Ava Wettrick. Top-of-the-Line Interviewing and Personalized Marketing - The Secret Sauce to Y.A.P's Successhttps://www.mentorzmedia.com/post/top-of-the-line-interviewing-and-personalized-marketingHala Taha is the host to the Young and Profiting Podcast. She interview some of the brightest minds in the world with their main mission being to turn their guest’s wisdom into actionable advice. They are a top 10 Self-Improvement and How To Podcast on Apple Podcasts in US, Canada, Australia, UK and more.Hala herself started her career at WQHT Hot97 as the production assistant for Angie Martinez, then created “The Sorority of Hip Hop” - and an entertainment news, fashion and music blog that gained massive success. And now she works at Disney Streaming Services! Her days are with Disney and her nights and lunchbreaks are dedicated to her podcast!Interviewing Hala was such a fun experience for me personally. She is brimming with field experience and gives impeccable advice and directional pointers when she was developing her early career. One thing that had me absolutely floored was the fact that she dedicated almost all of her time to her personal development or her work. No slacking here! If you’re looking for an ambitious mentor, I’d like to present you to Hala Taha.Resources:Website - https://youngandprofiting.com/LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/yapwithhala/?hl=enPodcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/young-and-profiting/id1368888880   Guest Links: Website - https://www.mentorzmedia.com/   LinkeIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/ava-wettrick/   Podcast - https://www.mentorzmedia.com/podcast
Sep 24
43 min
#81: Bentoism For a Better World with Yancey Strickler
Ready for a better world?   Today on the show we are chatting with Yancey Strickler. Yancey is the co-founder of Kickstarter, father of the philosophy of Bentoism, and author of This Could Be Our Future: A Manifesto for a More Generous World.    Yancey has a lot of ideas on improving the world by realigning motives and how we value success so that it’s not just purely profit based.    In this episode we’ll discuss Yancey’s career background including his work with Kickstarter. We’ll also find out the meaning of financial maximization, how it came to run the world as we know it today, and how Bentoism can redefine our future.   🎉 YAP is recruiting our Fall 2020 interns❗   If you're interested, fill out an internship application below!    Research Team Internship:  https://forms.gle/m5AJtLFzAGFRKi3N6    Guest Outreach Team Internship: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeDGhr8Ps5_kNz9NQA91pqPElgm7-JfsgjMp3YeR4MNMqlM2A/viewform?usp=sf_link   Social Media Team Internship: https://forms.gle/N8XvNSbtF2YYqKpV8   Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com   Guest Links Website: https://www.ystrickler.com/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yancey-strickler-486b4557/ Instagram: https://twitter.com/ystrickler?lang=en Twitter: https://twitter.com/ystrickler?lang=en Facebook: NA Medium: https://medium.com/@ystrickler Books: https://www.amazon.com/This-Could-Our-Future-Manifesto/dp/0525560823
Sep 20
49 min
#80: How to Go Viral on YouTube with Ned Fulmer
Today on the show we are chatting with Ned Fulmer. Ned is a member of The Try Guys,  an online video comedy series, which was originally created with 3 other co-workers while working at BuzzFeed. The Try Guys Youtube channel has over 7.3 million subscribers and their videos have garnered billions of views--- making them one of the most successful channels in Youtube history.  The quartet hosted Youtube’s 8th annual Streamy Awards in 2018 and they won the Audience Choice “Show Of The Year” award in 2017. The Try Guys recently put out their first book together called ‘The Hidden Power of F*cking Up,’ and they also host a podcast called “Trypod.” In addition, Ned is currently gearing up to launch a new podcast with his wife called “Baby Steps.”  Tune into this episode to learn why the only way to succeed is to commit to failing over and over again and get Ned’s top tips for going viral on youtube.    Follow YAP on IG: www.instagram.com/youngandprofiting Reach out to Hala directly at Hala@YoungandProfiting.com Follow Hala on Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/htaha/ Follow Hala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/yapwithhala Check out our website to meet the team, view show notes and transcripts: www.youngandprofiting.com Follow Ned Fulmer: Website: https://tryguys.com/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nedfulmer/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nedfulmer/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6SF8DGvxDnB7kDqHis6TxA Podcast: https://tryguys.com/pages/podcast
Sep 13
52 min
Load more