$350 – $1,300

The Bright Side Conference

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Saint Mary's School

900 Hillsborough Street

Raleigh, NC 27603

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The Bright Side Conference will be one weekend celebrating women for where they stand now and guide them to where they want to go.

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This is not your typical conference.

We're not going to tell you to work harder. We're not going to tell you to "just breathe" and everything will be fine. We're not going to tell you to drink more water. We're not going to make you feel like you're not doing enough, because no one needs more on their to-do list.

This conference is here to amplify what you're already doing, while also empowering you with all the tools, relationships and support you need to get to where you want to go next, at your own pace and on your own time.

Hosted by Jess Ekstrom and Headbands of Hope, The Bright Side Conference is not your typical conference with transactional relationships, been there done that topics, or the pressure to be perfect. We believe we can achieve the life we want without running ourselves into the ground and also laughing on the way there.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, working on a side hustle, looking to transition your life, want a leadership role, or want to make your 9-5 feel more like a pleasure and less like a root canal, this weekend is for you.

We aim to tackle different buckets of our daily life so you can fill the ones you need more of: professional, personal development, wellness, and a straight up good time. We'll have #realtalk about women and how we can build a better future together (please note that this conference is open to anyone who identifies as a woman).

The weekend will be packed with keynote speakers, conversation stations, wellness classes, corny jokes, happy hours, #snacks and lots of new friends!

Your ticket includes:

- access to the entire conference Saturday-Sunday

- learn from powerful keynote speakers brought in from all around the country

- a signed copy of Chasing the Bright Side

- a headband from Headbands of Hope!

- Sharpies!

- a swag bag with goodies!

- Self care products from Lululemon

- a cute Bright Side tote

- lunch from A Place at the Table on Saturday

- Juices from Suja

- Slingshot coffee/water/snacks all day Saturday

- access to the WeWork after party on Saturday

- wellness day w/ fitness class on Sunday

- many, many hugs

Note: if you buy your ticket and can't go anymore, 50% of your ticket fee will be refunded and 50% will go to our scholarship fund.

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