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HOW ARE WE REDEFINING SUCCESS?
WHAT DOES CAREER LONGEVITY MEAN IN TERMS OF OUR HAPPINESS & FULFILLMENT?
CHRISTENE BARBERICH IN CONVERSATION WITH PURPOSE-DRIVEN EXECUTIVE COACH, AMINA ALTAI
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Christene Barberich is an advisor/consultant to global lifestyle brands, a New York Times best-selling author, and the co-founder and former Global EIC of the award-winning media company, Refinery29, which was acquired by VICE Media Group in 2019.
Christene has been one of Folio Magazine’s Top Women in Media, an Ad Age Media Maven, and she was the creator/host of the UnStyled podcast. She’s spoken frequently on new media and storytelling, and was the first Mentor-In-Residence at SCAD. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times T Magazine, Domino, Travel & Leisure, Dwell, New York Magazine, and she recently created the weekly newsletter A Tiny Apt. about small spaces and style on Substack. In addition to her content work, she is/has been a brand consultant/advisor for a mix of startups and lifestyle brands, including Yola Mezcal, Dendwell, Cerebelly, Ookioh, Prada Beauté, Target, and others. She lives in Brooklyn.
Amina AlTai is a holistic leadership and mindset coach, proud immigrant and chronic illness advocate. A leading coach to notable female leaders and impact-driven celebrities - Amina’s mastery is in connecting us to our brilliance and teaching us live and lead from it each day. She is a founding facilitator and coach for Chief - the most prestigious women's leadership network in the country. As a woman of color of Iraqi descent, she often works with marginalized communities to help them realize possibilities in a way that honors their particular lived experiences. She's known for her work around Aligned Leadership and supporting clients in pivoting from Role Models to Whole Models.TM
After spending a decade grappling with a fast-paced career in marketing and two autoimmune diseases, Amina hit burnout. In hopes of healing her own life, she sought training in coaching, nutrition, fitness and mindfulness and her goal became to teach others how to balance a thriving career, body and mind. She takes a holistic approach to coaching— examining any blocks in the mindset, in our bodies and in how we lead. Progressive companies such as Deloitte, Y&R, Outdoor Voices, NYU and HUGE have partnered with Amina. She’s an Entrepreneur Magazine expert- in-residence and writes for Entrepreneur, Thrive Global and MindbodyGreen. She’s been a featured expert in Goop, Well+Good, New York Post, Yahoo, NBC, and more.