Thalia Hayden

NBC News Anchor, Health Reporter & Author
Think Your Way to Healthy

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1 Habit of the World’s Great Leaders

Leadership is such a huge topic right now as we need great leaders to steer the narrow paths that covid has created.

Sadly, effective Leadership is slowly slipping away into quicksand. The Habits required to lead others extend beyond the typical growth Habits but into HEARTFELT Habits that require self-awareness. Heartfelt Habits stems from emotional intelligence and is the secret weapon for empathy, teamwork, synergy, persuasion, influence, change, agility, coaching, training, creativity, relationships, and so much more.

Everything starts with our Habits; therefore, it is safe to say that leaders must have the most effective Habits to lead others.

1 Habit of the Greatest Leaders is coming in early 2021. For more info go to

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Thalia Hayden has more than 20 years experience in television news and health reporting.

"Confidence begins with the ability to face the truth about yourself."

Thalia Hayden
With 20 years in television news, Thalia Hayden is a veteran journalist on a mission to help American's get healthy. She's an NBC News Anchor & Health Reporter in Palm Springs, CA, building her network through interviews and fundraisers. She frequently volunteers her time to emcee events, moderate panel discussions, sit on panels related to media expertise or to speak in front of crowds on various topics ranging from her personal story, to life as a journalist. More specifically, Thalia has worked events as an emcee or keynote speaker for non-profit organizations such as Angel View, Boys & Girls Club of the Desert, Desert Cancer Foundation, Desert AIDS Project, Big Horn Bam, American Heart Association, United Way of the Desert, Palm Springs Animal Shelter, Animal Samaritans, College of the Desert’s Foundation, Mama’s House, Rotary & Women’s Club (of all valley cities) and the list goes on. She also works closely with NBC Palm Spring’s television partners like Honda & Toyota of the Desert, hosting their 2020 Emmy nominated segment, “Essential Worker of the Week.” Thalia has written her first book titled, "Local Celeb" set to be published in the fall (2021). She is also a Contributor for 1 Habit books.
Thalia lives in Palm Springs, CA with her husband, daughter dog & cat. She is an advanced yoga practitioner, marathon runner, and avid hiker.