About the JOY Coach

Minling Chuang

Minling is the founder of {the JOY depot} and is on a mission to help new entrepreneurs start their dream business. She spent many years working on branding strategies for top brands like Lean Cuisine & Nestle Toll House and launching multimillion dollar products. Now Minling's passion is to help people create profitable businesses they love! She is also a Kundalini Yoga teacher in Venice, CA. Like her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter. And if you want to start your own business, book a clarity session with Minling.


3 secrets to brand yourself and stand out from the crowd

  Ever wonder… Why Apple still has people lining up in front of the store to buy one of their new products? Why Lululemon was able to sell $98 yoga pants? Why people spend thousands of dollars on a Chanel handbag? Why Toms Shoes gave away 35 million pairs of shoes (and sold just as […]

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How to let go of attachment

Being attached to things, people, thoughts happen all the time.  This idea of attachment forms when we are a teeny baby.  As a baby we form an emotional bond between us and our parents.  It’s natural to have this bond.  Without it, we wouldn’t survive. But at some point, being attached to something or someone […]

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How to heal yourself from rejection

Pain comes with the territory, unfortunately. As much as we’d like to shield ourselves from pain, it happens.  But it doesn’t have to keep you down!  Last week, I wrote about a broken heart and how to keep on dancing when life throws a few curveballs.  Fresh off of a broken relationship, I needed to […]

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Keep dancing when life throws you a curveball

  This was not how things were supposed to end. I started this day on a high note.  After many months of struggling in my professional and personal life, everything was on an upward trajectory.  My business was finally flourishing with all these abundant opportunities and I was dating someone I adored. Life was GOOD! […]

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The power of choice

The power of choice is always with us. At every moment, with each action, we have the power to choose. But what do you do when you are presented with choices you don’t like.  Or worse, you are presented with just one choice? Sometime things just don’t go our way. What do you do in […]

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How to deal with energy suckers

Do you have people in your life that drain your energy? You know, the ones who take a lot of your time – where everything is all about them.  They need just a little too much attention and help.  And by the time you’re done giving advice or managing them, you have no time or […]

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Why you should trust your instincts!

A few days ago, my good friend called to talk about a new job she was mulling over.  She wasn’t sure if she should make the move, after all she’s been with her company for 8 years.  She started asking questions and trying to figure out the pros and the cons. As she was doing […]

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What to do when your plans fail

Have you ever had this thought…”Life would be so much easier if things just went the way I wanted them to”?  I know this thought has crossed my mind more than once. It would be so much easier if everything in my life lined up perfectly!  I’d be where I want to be in my […]

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When to say No!!!

Can the word “NO” be good? Why yes of course! Looking back at my childhood, I remember saying “NO” a lot.  If I didn’t feel like doing it, I said “NO”.  If I didn’t want to eat something, I said “NO”. No No No!  It was such a liberating word. Well, as I grew up, […]

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How to bring prosperity to your life now!

Hey, we all want more prosperity in our lives right? It’s not a bad thing. But how do you get it? In this week’s episode of Simple Tips to bring JOY to your Life and Business, I share a powerful Kundalini meditation for prosperity.     It really works!  I’ve used this meditation myself and […]