Misha Kouzeh: Empower Yourself To Drive Social Impact
Misha’s inspiring story is something you should know about when you want to empower yourself to build a career rich with purpose and positive impact. Born and raised in the Netherlands, she took a leap of faith to pursue her Californian dream and now empowers organizations, professionals, and students to build out their social impact.
Misha Kouzeh is a TEDx speaker, consultant, and lecturer at UCLAx with expertise in digital marketing, social impact, and sustainability across three continents. Born and raised in the Netherlands, she took a leap of faith to pursue her Californian dream and found her true purpose. For the past decade, she has worked with organizations such as Coca-Cola, Unilever, the United Nations’ World Health Organization as well as Cal State Universities, and various nutrition technology companies to leverage the power of marketing, social impact, and education to drive positive change.
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In this episode we talk about:
- What it takes to take a leap of faith – leave everything behind – and pursue your dream.
- How you can build a network and support system around you from scratch.
- What to do with backlash, naysayers, and major barriers that are hindering you from focusing on your mission.
- The key factors to create your success story and make big change work in your life and career..
- The power of navigating through life with a growth mindset versus a fixed mindset (Dr. Carold Dweck).
- The importance of building your personal brand and narrative.
- Misha’s tips on living a fulfilled and meaningful life.
- 3 ways to start living your purpose and create an impact on a daily basis.
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