This Week In Mischief-Making...
Six years ago, I was fortunate to go behind-the-scenes with Ricki Lake & Abby Epstein as they filmed interviews for their award-winning documentary, Weed The People. The film tackles medical freedom and challenges everything you thought you knew about cannabis. Medical marijuana has the potential to save lives, but existing legislation prohibits millions of Americans from experiencing the life changing benefits of cannabis as a cancer treatment.
These two women, like all of our featured Mavericks this issue, are no strangers to tackling controversial topics, bucking the system and going beyond the status quo to empower you with information and tools to have vibrant health, a successful business and an elevated lifestyle. >>
WEED THE PEOPLE: Ricki Lake & Abby Epstein
Weed The People is an award-winning documentary about medical freedom. This look beyond politics and propaganda reveals the brave stories of ordinary families who are exploring the benefits of medical cannabis to save the lives of their most precious loved ones – their children. >>
Stand Out (and Stay Out!)
Sarah Ancalmo Ashman cut her teeth on New York’s Madison Avenue – creating brand and advertising campaigns for the likes of Mercedes Benz, Estee Lauder, Apple, Jimmy Fallon, and Madonna. She now focuses on personality-led brands—beholding the power of individual stories to draw customers and clients to a brand. It’s those stories, that essence, that she helps identify, articulate, and innovate. >>
Diversity and inclusion is a topic that appears in our nation’s headlines daily. More and more individuals, governments, and business are becoming aware of the value and benefits that come with having a diverse workforce and creating diverse and inclusive organizations.
Dr. Tee Williams shares five mistakes you should avoid when addressing diversity and Inclusion in your business: >>
Chillpreneur: The New Rules for Creating Success, Freedom and Abundance on Your Terms
Having created a multimillion-dollar business without taking outside investment or working her guts out (while also raising young kids), Denise Duffield-Thomas shares her number-one secret to success. >>
The Simple Guide To A Clutter-Free Desk
Joshua Becker, creator of Becoming Minimalist shares his guide with 6 simple tips to a clutter-free desk. Increase your productivity, efficiency and breathe easier with an organized desk. >>
Real Food Fertility
Whether you’ve just started trying to get pregnant or you’ve been trying for a while, the “two-week-wait” can be brutal… there’s no doubt about that. Christine Sellers shares how to thrive (not just survive) the wait. >>
Leading with Your Gut in Life & Business
Actress, Writer & Producer, Sarafina King did something crazy. On a whim, she left sunny Southern California and Hollywood and traveled a couple thousand miles, following her gut instinct that she’d find a richer, more fulfilling career in entertainment in Atlanta, GA. People thought she was crazy to leave the hub of the industry behind. But by tuning into her intuition, she found a world far more enriching than she’d even imagined. Her inspirational story shows us all how to listen to those whispers in our soul to follow our own path to what we truly desire. >>