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EPISODE 124: It’s How You Define It: Yulin

EPISODE 124: It’s How You Define It: Yulin

Yulin has the experience of being an American immigrant.  Growing up in Taiwan and leaving everything behind to follow her dream in The United States.  An experience not many of us have but can understand as we’ve moved on from various cults, religions, even jobs.

She challenges me in a lot of ways in regards to understanding where others are coming from and allowing those differences to flourish with feeling like here own beliefs and desires are being intruded on.

Her unique cultural family experience will resonate with a lot of you.

EPISODE 122: Family Pressure and Relationships: Yulin

EPISODE 122: Family Pressure and Relationships: Yulin

Yulin is a Taiwanese immigrant currently residing in Seattle, working as a model and retail fashion consultant. She's living with different standards and definitions than she grew up with and is redefining things in her life through new experiences.  In this episode, she invites us into her journey.

There are a lot of pressures put on you when you grow up in an Asian family.  Add to that weight, being tall in a culture that is notoriously short, sibling rivalry in a culture valuing academic and financial success, having a desire for the arts and fashion...