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After the birth of his daughter, Yarie, REALHER founder Bill Xiang started researching the best ways to raise a daughter. He was overwhelmed by the amount of information about how much society can affect a woman’s upbringing. Upon further investigation, he found that offering simple affirmations would help build confidence. Xiang, who already had a highly successful and extensive history developing innovative product for global masstige, prestige, and luxury brands alike, knew he was onto something. “I wanted to do whatever I could to make as much of a difference as possible, to help more women. I wanted to build a brand to inspire women to be independent, successful, and fulfilled.” It was this seed that sparked the idea of creating REALHER.
The American cosmetic industry is truly a force to be reckoned with. With more than $50-billion in annual revenue, the success of brands like Maybelline and L’Oreal is staggering. However, many critics of the cosmetic industry would argue that not all profits are good profits.
As the presence of such critics might make one imagine, our beauty industry is fraught with controversy. A large segment of this controversy is brought on by the age demographic that major beauty brands serve. With nearly 80% of the market share belonging to teenagers, it’s easy to see why someone might be wary of the manner in which these products are marketed.
With Instagram posts highlighting some of these marketing tactics that say, “If tomorrow, women woke up and decided they really liked their bodies, just think how many industries would go out of business.” No joke!
Megan Merid from REALHER Makeup has made it her life’s work to fight against these harmful stereotypes. With the birth of her daughter as a catalyst for her success, she has created a beauty empire dedicated to allowing women to explore their creativity while empowering them to love themselves while doing so.
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Craft breweries of all shapes and sizes represent a very large market these days. Craft beer as an industry generated more than 29.3-billion dollars in 2019 alone. You can find beers, meads, wines, and a variety of spirits, crafted by entrepreneurs from every imaginable background. You can find products and beverages to suit your taste, your interest in the process by which the drink is made, or even just your desire for a good story.
Supporting small craft breweries is a fantastic way to support small businesses. It also gives you an excuse to try something new. Have you ever tried mead before, an alcoholic beverage made from honey and water using fermentation? Have you always wanted to? Maybe, you’re already a fan, and you’ve been looking for something distinctive and exciting to try.
If you answered yes to any of those questions, and you want to support an amazing small business at the same time, you’re going to want to stay tuned for my conversation with Four Brothers Mead!
In 2018 alone, the global sports market hit a value of approximately $471 billion dollars. We like sports. We like sports so much, millions of people around the world create and manage their own teams and leagues. This would be the fast-paced world of fantasy sports, which is only getting more elaborate as digital technology continues to evolve.
Simply put, if you want to get into fantasy sports, you’re not going to be lacking in options. While games like football remain the most popular for fantasy sports, you can find leagues and players for any sport you can imagine. It has unquestionably become an industry unto itself.
However, because fantasy sports represent such a massive entity, newcomers can feel a little overwhelmed getting off to a good start. If you consider yourself to be one of those people, you’re going to get a lot out of today’s episode!
If you love everything about responsible firearm ownership and the 2nd Amendment, it seems likely that you’re always on the lookout for new vendors to support. You want a business that not only meets your firearm purchasing needs, including customizations, but will also include you in a community that is built around advancing firearms knowledge in the most useful and practical fashion possible.
While there is no shortage of gun and ammo shops, online or elsewhere, this is one area of interest where you want to be sure you’re trusting what you need to responsible, passionate, and knowledge firearm experts. These are some of the oldest and most powerful tools human beings have ever created. It just makes sense to want to get them from a business that truly understands what you are holding in your hands.
If you’re looking for gun customization experts who truly know what they’re doing, then you’re definitely going to want to stick around for today’s interview!