Kalika Yap

Serial Entrepreneur, Inventor, Author, Speaker, CEO, Mom

https://www.kalika.com/

Kalika Yap is a thriving serial (concurrent) entrepreneur, author of the Little Brand Book published by Harper Collins, and inventor whose businesses include award-winning brand agency Citrus Studios, Luxe Link, the patented purse hook, The Waxing Co., Honolulu's first luxury waxing salon, The Tangerine Co. a digital production agency, & Orange & Bergamot, a creative agency for female founders.

 

Kalika and her companies have been featured in publications such as Inc., Entrepreneur, The Huffington Post, The Today Show and MSNBC.

 

Kalika was honored as one of the 100 Most Influential Filipinas in the world.

 

Kalika was born in the Philippines and moved to Honolulu, Hawaii with her family to escape martial law. Kalika left the sunny 50th state for New York and graduated from New York University (NYU), with a degree in broadcast journalism.

 

She started out working as a journalist for The Today Show, Bloomberg and CNBC before venturing into entrepreneurship.

Her journey as a journalist has come full circle as the host of the EO Wonder Podcast.

Kalika believes success is making a difference by empowering entrepreneurs to positively change the world.

 

Her Big Hairy Audacious Goal (BHAG) is to help 1 million founders make 1 million dollars and create 1 million jobs by sharing valuable and inspiring stories of entrepreneurs online.

She’s served on the Board of Directors and President of Entrepreneurs' Organization Los Angeles and on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Women Business Owners, LA (NAWBO).

As devoted as she is to her businesses, Kalika’s husband Rodney Yap and their two daughters Malia and Kailani are her greatest treasure and she loves spending her off time with them in their home in the Pacific Palisades. Malia and Kailani are also entrepreneurs and recently launched their company Conscious Kids Co.

 

You can find out more about Kalika on her website: kalika.com

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Day & Night

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Plays Well with Others

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The Greater Good

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Don’t make the same mistake twice.

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Joy and Pain

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The Billion Dollar Seat

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Messy in the Middle

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The Jewel of Silence

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You Still Can

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Beauty & the Brand

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I Gotta Feeling

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The Fifth Floor

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Grow Ahead

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For Better or For Work

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That is why you fail. . .

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Intelligence is:

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The Good Finders

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If it ain’t Baroque

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Snap, Crackle, and Whop

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Keep inspired in this time of crisis.

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A Perfect Mess

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Change is gonna come

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How to Save a Company

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Flattening the Nerve

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