Malla at conference

Malla Haridat is an award winning entrepreneur, author, and founder of New Designs for Life Inc. an innovative training company.  

Malla has been recognized by the Mayor of New York City for her work as a mentor to entrepreneurs.

She has won the NYC Small Business Award for entrepreneurship innovation.

The New York Times did a full-page article on her work and said “Malla Haridat gets people thinking like an entrepreneur.”

Malla Haridat is a contributor to Black Enterprise Magazine, HuffingtonPost and has been quoted by Fox Small Business and Inc.

She has worked with Black Enterprise Magazine Entrepreneur Conference and sits on the Board of Advisors for Barnard College’s Entrepreneurship Group.

Malla has a degree from Columbia University and is the former Vice President of College Relations for the New York chapter of the National Board of African-American HR professionals.

She specializes in teaching people how to tackle the big question marks in their life to get the most important answers needed to experience success.

Malla started her entrepreneurial pursuits at age 16 when she sold the car she inherited from her grandmother to start a vending machine and when she’s not working, she’s teaching her young daughter how to take advantage of life through entrepreneurial thinking.

Malla’s Media Reel


Press Links

New York Times – An Entrepreneur Practices What She Teaches

Black Enterprise – A Black Businesswoman in China

Black Enterprise – Managing your Cash Flow

Fox Small Business – 5 Steps to a Small Business Loan

Good Day Street Talk – Female Entrepreneurs

Huffington Post – Three Ways to Build Visibility When You Don’t Know Where to Start

Inc Magazine – How to Make the Most of Resources for Black Business Owners

Inc Magazine – How to Write a Summary Business Plan – How to Get Out of Your Own Way In Business

In the Know Yahoo – Latino Equal Pay Day: Wage gap costs Latinas $28k a year

Norwood News –  Making it the Business World, Courtesy of WE Connect



Podcast Interviews

Coach UP with Kaneshi Hart- How to Scale Up Your Sales with Coach Malla Haridat by Coach UP

Rich Black Woman- Access The Soft Life in Your Business with these Diamonds from Expert Sales Leader & Growth Coach Malla Haridat!

Brooke Monaghan –  Malla Haridat wants you to crush your sales plan

The Deep Man Show – Malla Haridat: Empress of Business

Basic Brown Nerds – How to Crush Your Sales Plan

Hack the Entrepreneur podcast – Take a Step Back and See What is Important

Women Making it Work

Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees – Finding Your Business Breakthrough Coach


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