Bri Seeley

97 Flips | 3 Magazines | 21 Following | @BriSeeley | I am a catalyst, speaker, author, and coach known by many for my tell-it-like-it-is advice that creates massive and epic changes in every woman I encounter. Leading, mentoring, inspiring, and disrupting is my nature! Through my coaching and online courses, I support women around the world in turning their inner visions into their outer realities by creating lives and businesses that are in alignment with their values and core desires to live their unique version of an inspired life

From pressure to profit: Lessons from a latent entrepreneur

<b>Are entrepreneurs born or made? High-flying Cape-based entrepreneur Muriel Jansen suggests that it may be a bit of both, having put her years of</b> …

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How An Accidental Entrepreneur Created A $30M Online Business

Jane Lu’s path to success was a winding road that took her halfway across the world — and through a significant rough patch — before taking her to the top.<p>In 2009, Lu was working in the Sydney office of an international consulting firm, and was content being a busy and social professional. But that …

Entrepreneurship

Too Busy for Mindfulness? 9 Little Tricks You Can Actually Do

These simple mindfulness techniques require minimal time and effort.<p>You’ve heard all about the health benefits of practicing mindfulness: It can help …

Saying Yes to Indulgence

Indulgence. This is something I've been paying a lot of attention to lately. Actually, it's more like the lack of indulgence that has had my focus. As in: Why do we spend so much energy and time on preventing ourselves from having or doing what we want in life? What if we just said yes more …

Why I Am Taking a Stand Against an Adult Bully

I have been hiding a secret for the past year. It's a secret I'm not proud of. The time has come for me to stop hiding. I have been the target of adult bullying for the past year.<p>One year ago, I took decisive action to exercise my personal power and stand up for myself and my business. In …

No, I Do Not Want to Hang Out With You

This week I was contacted on Facebook by a complete stranger, "I'm pretty sure we should probably hangout one of these days if you're up for it." My response was clear and succinct, "I don't 'hangout' with strangers." For those of you wondering, I was not reading into the message. I followed up …

What It Really Feels Like To Be A Childfree Woman

A lot has been written lately about the growing trend of childfree households. I have read article after article about how an increasing number of women and couples are choosing this lifestyle. The articles also detail the implications of this choice on society and the research conducted around the …

Stereotypes

12 Life Lessons From Inspirational Women

Over a course of eight weeks this summer, I completed interviews with 100 inspirational women. Yes, you read that correctly. 100 interviews. Eight weeks.<p>Why would I do such a thing? Well, my world imploded on itself and what else would someone do when their world implodes? Commit to starting a …

What I Learned From Doing a Job I Hate

It was one year ago today. I was huddled tightly in the fetal position on my bed crying. You see, a few months prior I had applied for an opportunity that would change my life. And in this moment I had just learned that my application was denied, which felt as though I had finally exhausted all my …

Lessons in Being An Entrepreneur From a 10-year-old CEO

When I was 10-years-old, my focus was getting good grades, playing dress up with my friends, and my new role as a big sister. And while I believe that I have embodied my entrepreneurial spirit since a very young age, it never occurred to me to actually launch a scalable business at that age. But …

6 Secrets to Achieving Greatness

What differentiates the good from the great? Everyone has the potential to be great, but there are a few key things that differentiate those who want to be great and those who actually embody greatness.<p>The difference between a good life and a great life is simple. Living a good life means doing …

What Does It Mean to Be a Woman?

What does it mean to be a woman?<p>When this question first popped into my head, I Googled it like a good Generation Y-er. The results were less than disappointing: a few intermittent blogs from singular perspectives and online articles discussing stereotypes, hormones, psychology or biology. How is …

Why Is Childfree Living Still Taboo?

One short year ago I wrote the most vulnerable blog of my life wherein I shared with the world my decision to be chidfree - permanently. Up until that time I had been very selective about who I told (my grandparents didn't even know of my decision until the blog was published). But within one week …

The Future of Coworking for Women

If you're an entrepreneur or freelancer, it is more than likely you've heard of or worked at a co-working space. It was in 2005 when Brad Neurberg launched the first co-working space in San Francisco at Spiral Muse to support community and structure within the freedom of working for yourself. Since …

Sitting in Bars with Cake

The dating scene in our country has been irreparably changed by the advent of technology. Women and men alike peruse a phone screen's worth of information, as if shopping for their next pair of heels, to determine if the person on the other end would be worthy of a date. According to Dating Sites …

Redefine Your Definition of Beauty

As women, our self-image is constantly bombarded from every angle. The fashion and media industries tell us constantly about how we're not beautiful enough, or don't have flawless enough skin, or need to compete with the women in our lives for success and love. We're provided an endless stream of …

Your Circumstances Do Not Define You

I've battled internally about how to tell this part of my story for years. Some might say that it's not imperative for me to tell ALL of my story with the world. That maybe I'm being too transparent. But I think it is important to tell my story, even the seemingly bad or traumatic bits. Because I …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Bea and Leah Koch

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Bea and Leah Koch have always loved romance novels. The sisters immediately fell in love with the incredible community of smart, funny, and engaged readers. They also immediately …

Finding Your Own Hero's Journey

The Hero with a Thousand Faces was first published in 1949 by Joseph Campbell, an expert in mythology. In this book, Campbell dissects his theory that there is only one archetypal hero journey found in all mythologies, fairy tales, and stories told across time - the hero's journey or …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Audrey Bellis

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Audrey Bellis is a first generation Latina actively building the tech community in downtown as the founder of StartUp DTLA and as a cofounder of Grid110. Bellis was motivated to build …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Anna Lecat

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Entrepreneur, world traveler and mother of two, Anna Lecat was disappointed in her fashion choices. She could either dress in mock menswear and be uncomfortable, or she could be …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Elizabeth English

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Elizabeth English has served as an educational leader in both independent and public schools across the country for over 25 years, with a focus on building ethical school culture and …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Eve Peters

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Eve Peters is the Founder & CEO of Whim, the first dating app that sets up actual, real-life dates. Peters has been involved in the online dating space as both a product designer and a …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Kit Wallace + Tanya Dempsey

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Kit Wallace is an aspiring author, a manager to her daughter Stella and the founder and CEO of Blue Eyed Entertainment, Inc., a Los Angeles based beauty, fashion and lifestyle PR …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Thaís Guimaraes

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Thaís Guimaraes is a speaker, writer, spiritual teacher and the co-founder of The AMPLIFY Collective, a movement changing the way women network.<p>After struggling for years with …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Wendy Bendoni

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Wendy Bendoni is Assistant Professor and Chair of the Fashion Marketing Department at School of Business at Woodbury University. She is also an established International trend …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Angela Mader

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Angela Mader is a self-proclaimed goal guru and type-A entrepreneur who thrives on new ideas, is driven by passion, and powered by coffee. She has taken what was once her own personal …

The Inspirational Woman Project: Natalya Rachkova

<i>The Inspirational Woman Project believes that every woman is inspirational. It's our mission to tell their stories.</i><p>Growing up in the former Soviet Union, Natalya Rachkova knew that her calling was to help others. After high school, she went on to get her nursing degree. But after falling in love …