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Michelle Roark

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Michelle Roark is an Olympic freestyle skier turned business entrepreneur. Michelle joined the US Freestyle Ski Team at the age of sixteen and skied competitively for sixteen years! She overcame 7 knee surgeries and continued to compete even while she earned her degree in chemical engineering from the Colorado School of Mines. She is a decorated skier who has directly applied what she learned on the mountain to her 3 businesses – Phia Lab, Voila … CONTINUE READING

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“Simply Happy”


One of the best podcasts I’ve listened to recently was the Simply Happy episode on NPR’s TED Radio Hour. I’ve always struggle a bit with the idea of seeking happiness, because I believe that life is made of moments of happiness along with moments of all other emotions. The notion that happiness is some sort of destination you are working toward and once you get there, you stay there, just doesn’t make sense to me. … CONTINUE READING

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