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In his mid-30s, Ray Zinn was given a tough piece of advice by his boss - he wasn't cut out for a big company so he should go figure out what else he could do. Ray left with no idea what came next. He went on to become an inventor, entrepreneur, investor, angel, bestselling author, philanthropist and the longest serving CEO of a publicly traded company in Silicon Valley. His insights are golden and his legacy will be a tough act to follow.

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Tabban Soleimani channeled the helplessness and vulnerability she felt after a near death experience to transform her approach to her art. Tabban is a visual problem-solver working at the intersection of art and design, her distinctive style has landed her a diverse range of clients and collaborations with likes of Nike and the City of Toronto. Tabban treats every interaction and opportunity for research as a launchpad - listen to her compelling story.

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Some of the most pivotal moments in life are about someone else seeing potential in us when we don’t see it in ourselves. Ubah Hassan (@ubah) immigrated to Canada from Africa when she was 7 and came to New York after being scouted to be a model at 18. Ubah’s a model, activist and entrepreneur living up to the values she learned from her Somalian family and walking her own unique path. Listen to her story and her universal wisdom in this episode.

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Elliot Ackerman followed his innate fascination with the military to enlist and serve several tours of duty in service of the United States. He was awarded Bronze and Silver stars and a Purple Heart but he knew he would have to reinvent himself for civilian life. Anchored by his military experiences, Elliot became a writer and his book Dark at the Crossing was a National Book Award Finalist. Listen to Elliot tell us how he's hitting it out of the park during this second act of his career in this wonderful episode 45. Learn more about Elliot Ackerman at http://elliotackerman.com/.

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Reading about publicity princess Lizzie Grubman in 2005, Simon Huck kept calling her office until they gave him an interview. Simon came to NY from Canada with 7 dollars in his pocket. Learning about PR and media, Simon learned headlines didn't happen - they were made by the PR industry. He also recognized the power shift underway from traditional media to celebrities and influencers with the rise of Instagram and Facebook. Simon has built Command Entertainment Group into one of the largest celebrity marketing firms and become a friend of the Kim and the rest of the Kardashians who produced his TV show The Spin Crowd. Hear Simon's story in this episode 35. Learn more about Command Entertainment Group. Subscribe to TheIdeaMix Life Hustle podcast and stay tuned for our weekly episodes.

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