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May 25, 2023

Young Chang is the president of A-Sha Foods USA. He and his business partner come from very different worlds, with Young coming from tech and his partner coming from real estate. Despite this odd foundation, they were able to build A-Sha Foods into the successful business that it is today. Listen in as Young Chang shares his story.

Timestamped show notes
01:20 - The origin story
02:31 - Meeting his business partner
05:10 - What makes A-Sha’s noodles special
08:47 - Setting themselves apart
10:57 - Collabs with other companies
15:58 - Going from corporate to entrepreneur 
17:43 - What makes a great entrepreneur
23:18 - Work smart, not hard
26:41 - Reaching out for help
30:07 - Tackling the recession
32:55 - Keeping sane
34:51 - A typical day
35:55 - Letting people go
39:03 - Giving back as an entrepreneur
41:38 - Advice for the next generation
42:46 - Target audience