As Told By Nomads features interviews with global nomads, Third Culture Kids, and entrepreneurs discussing what it takes to be global leaders.


  • 550: Start now. Start simple with Dan Ram

    550: Start now. Start simple with Dan Ram

    06/10/2020 Duración: 44min

    Today's episode is with DanRam. He is A 5x TEDx speaker, 3x entrepreneur, prolific speaker, and startup coach, his clients range from individual founders to national governments. His eclectic background growing up in 10 countries on 4 continents, his multi-continent education including Yale University and Trinity College, as well as his work in diverse industries from the UN to Consulting to Private Equity to Startups ensures that his clients are at the cutting edge of innovation.On the ground, he is the founder of several startups in multiple countries and has coached scores of founders and startups. At the national level, Daniel was part of the 7 person panel commissioned by Minister of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to put together a National Entrepreneurship Policy.DanRam travels the globe as an Event MC & Speaker at over 100 events a year. Hosting changemakers like President Barack Obama, billionaire founders like Sir Richard Branson, record breaking athletes like F1 champion Nico Rosberg, Grammy-wi

  • 549: The Accidental Nomad With Kyle Hegarty

    549: The Accidental Nomad With Kyle Hegarty

    24/09/2020 Duración: 43min

    Today's episode is with Kyle Hegarty. Kyle is the Managing Director of Leadership Nomad, part of TSL Marketing, where he focuses on helping companies expand across the globe. Kyle looks at how companies connect with themselves and their customers with a concentration on communication, sales and marketing and management leadership. He has trained thousands of executives, a faculty lecturer for Singapore Management University (SMU) and is a frequent speaker at business and management conferences around the world.His first book on cross-cultural communication is called The Accidental Nomad.Resources Mentioned In The EpisodeBook:  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 548: Subtle Acts of Exclusion With Dr. Tiffany Jana

    548: Subtle Acts of Exclusion With Dr. Tiffany Jana

    21/09/2020 Duración: 41min

    Today's episode is with Dr. Tiffany Jana. Dr. Tiffany Jana is the founder and CEO of TMI Portfolio, a collection of socially responsible and interconnected companies working to advance more culturally inclusive and equitable workforces. TMI Portfolio’s consulting arm, TMI Consulting, Inc. is a Certified Benefit Corporation and 2019, 2018, and 2016 Best for the World Honoree.Dr. Jana is an international public speaker, and has appeared on stages in the United States, Spain, Germany and Hong Kong. Dr. Jana won the 2017 Enterprising Women of the Year from Enterprising Women Magazine, Diversity Journal’s Women Worth Watching Award, and was named one of the Top 100 Leadership Speakers for 2018 on Dr. Jana has been featured in featured in Forbes, Psychology Today, Huffington Post, MarketWatch and Fast Company.Dr. Jana's first book Overcoming Bias, received an endorsement from 2016 Vice-Presidential candidate Tim Kaine. In addition to three books on bias, Dr. Jana co-authored the 2nd Edition

  • 547: Insuring The World With Andrew Jernigan

    547: Insuring The World With Andrew Jernigan

    11/09/2020 Duración: 48min

    Today's interview is with Andrew Jernigan, the Co-founder and CEO of Insured Nomads, the first insurtech for the global benefits and international insurance to provide expats, digital nomads, remote workers, travelers, world schoolers, and int'l citizens with frictionless solution-set required for a successful lifestyle. Hope you enjoy our wide ranging conversation.Resources Mentioned In The EpisodeWebsite: www.insurednomads.comLinkedIn:  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 546: How To Check Your Privilege With Myisha T

    546: How To Check Your Privilege With Myisha T

    21/08/2020 Duración: 29min

    Today's episode is with Myisha T. Myisha is a mental health activist, speaker, and entrepreneur passionate about the mental wellness and the empowerment for women.In 2018, Myisha became curious about white women and privilege after ending a relationship with a co-worker that negatively impacted her mental health. This led her to identify her own internalized oppression and racism. Not interested in throw-away culture, she decided to seek out safe ways that white folks are showing up for BIWoC.During Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, Myisha began her Check Your Privilege interview series inquiring into the work some white women are doing to show up safely for BIPoC and move beyond passive ally-ship to action driven co-conspirators.Myisha works with organizations and community groups taking white people on a self-reflective journey exploring their relationship with power, privilege, and racism.Resources Mentioned In The EpisodeCheck Your Privilege: Live into the Work Book:

  • 545: Acceptance of Self With Dr Dain Heer

    545: Acceptance of Self With Dr Dain Heer

    12/08/2020 Duración: 54min

    Today's episode is with Dr. Dain Heer. Dr. Heer is an influencer of change and inspiration with a community of over 1 Million+ people. His real-life rags to riches story brought him from an abusive past in the ghettos of Los Angeles to being a source of inspiration and an inviter to greatness and consciousness. Dr Heer is a popular speaker and best-selling author and the co-founder of a diverse range of businesses around the world. A conscious and creative thought leader with a profound understanding of the power of personal creation, Dr. Heer draws upon his background and unique perspective to facilitate positive change in the world, and empower people from every culture, country, age and social strata to create the money, relationships and life they truly desire.Some of the things we discuss are:The power in authenticityHow to work with “overwhelm”How to overcome unworthinessHow self-acceptance can save someone’s lifeResources Mentioned In The EpisodeWebsite:

  • 544: Driving Innovation With Laurel Lau

    544: Driving Innovation With Laurel Lau

    06/08/2020 Duración: 50min

    Today's interview is with Laurel is a digital nomad and executive coach, as well as founder of Six Atlas. Together with her global agile team, Laurel works with impact-driven organizations and purpose-driven executives to assess their innovation capabilities and adjust to take advantage of innovation in today’s ever-changing global marketplace. Born in Hong Kong but educated in the United States, Laurel has spent her life navigating changing environments and cultural expectations, and she taps into the lessons she’s learned as she works to empower conscious leadership in her clients to best serve their organizations in a world of innovation.Resources Mentioned In The EpisodeLaurel's book: Collective:  See for privacy and opt-out informati

  • 543: Start A Talk Shift With Krister Ungerböck

    543: Start A Talk Shift With Krister Ungerböck

    30/07/2020 Duración: 54min

    Today's episode is with Krister Ungerböck. Krister is a leadership communication expert, keynote speaker, and  former CEO of a global tech company. His work has appeared in NPR, Forbes, Inc.,, Chief Executive, and Entrepreneur. Prior to exiting corporate life at age 42, Krister was CEO of one of the largest family-owned software companies in the world. While leading the company to over 3,000% growth, his team won five consecutive Top Workplace Awards, achieved remarkable employee engagement levels of 99.3%, and became a dominant player in its market niche — event management software. Resources Mentioned In The EpisodeWebsite: Collective:  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 542: Going From Immigrant To Influencer With Leo Chan

    542: Going From Immigrant To Influencer With Leo Chan

    20/07/2020 Duración: 37min

    Today's episode is with Leo Chan, the founder & creative director of Levitate Style. Leo defines Levitate Style as "rise above in effortless style". He was born in Hong Kong and moved to New York City when he was 10. Levitate Style was started in 2014 to showcase his passion of photography, modeling, style, and traveling around the world all in one. He started with photography as a hobby back in high school and then did some modeling part-time for two years. He worked in corporate banking for 4 years before starting Levitate Style with his lady Alicia Mara. They both quit their full-time jobs when they got a sponsorship project to travel the world for 5 months on a world cruise. Since then, they have been working full-time on Levitate Style. We dive into his immigrant story and how he unapologetically lives his dreams today.Resources Mentioned In The EpisodeLeo Chan's Website: Chan's Instagram:

  • 541: Living A Life Of Purpose And Truth With Charlene Wheeless

    541: Living A Life Of Purpose And Truth With Charlene Wheeless

    12/07/2020 Duración: 50min

    Today's episode is with Charlene Wheeless. Charlene started her career in Corporate Communications straight out of college and never looked back. Working in a variety of industries, from associations, to information technology, to oil and gas, She honed her skills in every aspect of corporate and marketing communications and public affairs. She is a self-acknowledged nerd when it comes to technology and obsessed when it comes to integrating technology, communications and creativity to develop outcomes that have yet to be discovered. She thrives in fast paced environments that are uncomfortable with the status quo. Issues management, crisis communications, diversity counsel, data and digital analytics, and problem solving are what gets her out of bed every day -- that and her two dogs. Grace under pressure, She has never met a crisis she didn't want to jump into or a stray dog she didn't want to save.Professionally speaking, she is a trusted advisor to the C-suite, and a proven executive with demonstrated resu

  • 540: Day 30 of #LetsTalkBias

    540: Day 30 of #LetsTalkBias

    30/06/2020 Duración: 55s

    On day 30 of #LetsTalkBias, I share my concluding thoughts and a couple of equations for actionable cultural competence. Thank you for a magical 30 days.Link to UYD Collective:  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 539: Day 29 #LetsTalkBias

    539: Day 29 #LetsTalkBias

    29/06/2020 Duración: 01min

    So where do we go from here? Over the last 28 days, we have worked on awareness, unlearning and ways to turn this moment into a sustainable movement.The combined reach of the #LetsTalkBias challenge on the 8 platforms it has been run is over 650,000.In order to continue the conversation, I’m launching the UYD Collective. This is a collective for those who want to embark on a journey that will dismantle the systems of oppression around us. We will cry, laugh, make mistakes and support each other but more importantly, we will learn how to use our differences to make a difference. Benefits of being in this collective include access to courses, content, scripts, webinars, digital downloads, templates, infographics, checklists, exclusive tips, advice and best practices aimed at improving cultural competency and cross-cultural communication skills. Members will also be able to learn together and from each other.I will also be turning the videos into a course which will be launching at the end of July.Hope you check

  • 538: Day 28 of #LetsTalkBias

    538: Day 28 of #LetsTalkBias

    29/06/2020 Duración: 59min

    This Sunday’s guest was Ken Shelton. We went over the prompts we discussed this week as well as his career. Ken currently holds an M.A. in Education with a specialization in Educational Technology as well as New Media Design and Production. He has worked as an Educator for over 20 years and most recently taught technology at the Middle School level. As a part of his active involvement within the Educational Technology community, Ken is an Apple Distinguished Educator and a Google Certified Innovator. Ken has worked extensively at the policy level and was named to the California State Superintendent of Public Instruction's Education Technology Task Force. Ken regularly gives keynotes, presentations, consults, and leads workshops, covering a wide variety of Educational Technology, Equity and Inclusion, Multimedia Literacy, Cultural Relevance, Visual Storytelling, Social-Emotional Learning, and Instructional Design topics. Ken is the ISTE Digital Equity PLN 2018 Excellence Award winner.Ken has had the

  • 537: Day 27 of #LetsTalkBias

    537: Day 27 of #LetsTalkBias

    27/06/2020 Duración: 58s

    On day 27 of #LetsTalkBias, all I want you to do is to team up with someone and discuss how you can turn this moment into a movement.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 536: Day 26 of #LetsTalkBias

    536: Day 26 of #LetsTalkBias

    26/06/2020 Duración: 54s

    ‪On day 26 of #LetsTalkBias, we are role-playing. Our scenario today is "what about black on black crime?”  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 535: Day 25 of #LetsTalkBias

    535: Day 25 of #LetsTalkBias

    25/06/2020 Duración: 51s

    ‪On day 25 of #LetsTalkBias, we are role-playing. Our scenario today is "I am not racist so stop bringing up race." ‬  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 534: Day 24 of #LetsTalkBias

    534: Day 24 of #LetsTalkBias

    24/06/2020 Duración: 57s

    On day 24 of #LetsTalkBias, we are role-playing. Our scenario today is "You Can’t Reason With Them! They Are Always Angry."  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 533: Day 23 of #LetsTalkBias

    533: Day 23 of #LetsTalkBias

    23/06/2020 Duración: 58s

    On day 23 of #LetsTalkBias, we are role-playing. Our scenario today is "I just want to keep my race pure."  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 532: Day 22 of #LetsTalkBias

    532: Day 22 of #LetsTalkBias

    22/06/2020 Duración: 53s

    On day 22 of #LetsTalkBias, we are role-playing. Our scenario today is white privilege.  See for privacy and opt-out information.

  • 531: Day 21 of #LetsTalkBias  Agenda For Week 4

    531: Day 21 of #LetsTalkBias & Agenda For Week 4

    22/06/2020 Duración: 55min

    This Sunday’s guest was Karlyn Percil the CEO of KDPM Consulting Group. We discussed the diversity and inclusion gaps that exist in companies, how to move beyond performative allyship, and the role emotional intelligence plays in debiasing. Karlyn's company: Karlyn Percil's Instagram: themes for this coming week are role play & collective action. June 22: (Role Play) White Privilege Doesn't Exist. June 23: (Role Play) I Just Want To Keep My Race Pure. June 24: (Role Play) You Can’t Talk To Them, They Are Always Angry. June 25: (Role Play) I Am Not Racist So Stop Bringing Up Race. June 26: (Role Play) What About Black On Black Crime? June 27: Team Up! June 28: Live With Ken Shelton at 5:30 EST.See you tomorrow!  See for privacy and opt-out information.

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