Tama-Lea Lorenzen always wanted to be an entrepreneur, but struggling to make ends meet as a dance camp teacher and choreographer led her into the world of corporate training. When she didn’t fit in and started to lose her positivity, she decided to take control of her own destiny.

Now, at Engaging Gamification, Tama-Lea Lorenzen teaches entrepreneurs how to leverage gamification in their online courses and membership sites, which motivates students to engage with the content and implement what they’ve learned. And when people implement, it leads to unbelievable results.

Today, Tama-Lea takes us through her journey from entrepreneur to employee, and back again. She discusses the power of gamification in almost every market, and life-changing stories of the membership model.


  • Why Tama-Lea didn’t fit in with the corporate world – and the steps she took to quit her job and start her own business.
  • How Tim Ferriss’ 4-Hour Work Week changed Tama-Lea’s life and led her to the membership model.
  • Why engagement is absolutely crucial to making memberships work – and how gamification gets results.
  • How Tama-Lea used Facebook’s marketing tools to stumble upon the winning combination that fuels her teachings.

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Memorable Quote

  • Life is short. If you do not try to take control over what your life is becoming, someone else will do that for you.” – Tama Leah Lorenzen



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Shelli Varela

When you reframe your inner story, you reframe what’s possible. This is the mantra of our host, Shelli Varela who achieved incredible success, blazing a trail to become a fire captain, author, TED speaker, and host of The Yes Effect on Entrepreneur's list of 48 Best Podcasts for Entrepreneurs. Today, she uses the same approach to show people how to magnetize their message to achieve their dreams, and discover how they can make a BIGGER impact.

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