Swimming with the Tide

How to make your work and life flow smoother and happier

Marilyn Tam

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Surfers, swimmers and paddle boarders gather around a woman reading a poem elegy on her surfboard in a bay with a pier behind them.
Deirdre Brand reading a poem elegy before lowering Bill’s ashes into the ocean.

I watched through misty eyes as Deirdre Brand, straddling her surfboard, lifted the flower filled basket from Bill’s surfboard and gently let go of it into the water. Bill Brand’s ashes, weighed down in the basket, sank slowly to the bottom of the ocean off Redondo Beach. The flowers remained floating on the surface, like his…

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Marilyn Tam

Marilyn Tam, global speaker, best selling author (The Happiness Choice), business leader and humanitarian. Formerly the CEO of Aveda, President Reebok, VP Nike