Hey there, fellow dreamers, go-getters, and all-around badass individuals! Today, I want to share a piece of wisdom that has been instrumental in shaping my journey as a feminist, entrepreneur, and relentless go-getter.

In the early days of my entrepreneurial endeavors, I faced discouragement more times than I care to count. My ideas were met with skepticism, my ambition labeled as unrealistic or too arrogant. And each time, it chipped away at my confidence, leaving me questioning my worth and capabilities. Sound familiar? It’s a tough pill to swallow, especially when you’re already battling the odds as a feminist in a world that doesn’t always embrace strong women with strong opinions.

But then, like a phoenix rising from the ashes, I had a revelation.

It wasn’t me; it was them—the small minds unable to grasp the magnitude of my vision!

I realized that I was in the wrong circle, surrounded by people who couldn’t see beyond their own limitations. So, I made a conscious decision to break free from those shackles and seek out a tribe that not only understood my dreams but uplifted and empowered me to chase them with all my might.

Let me tell you, the difference was like night and day. I now found myself in the company of fellow feminists, fierce entrepreneurs, and individuals who weren’t afraid to dream big and bold. Together, we formed a collective of unstoppable forces, challenging the status quo and blazing trails where others feared to tread. And I saw that I wasn’t alone—countless others had walked this path before me, turning their failures into fuel for their fire and emerging stronger and more resilient than ever.

As a feminist navigating the entrepreneurial landscape, I quickly learned that the rules of the game were different for women like us. We face not only the typical challenges of starting a business but also the additional barriers imposed by a society that still struggles to accept women in positions of power and influence. But guess what? We’re not here to play by their rules. We’re here to rewrite the script and pave the way for future generations of fearless female leaders.

So, what’s the secret sauce to turning your dreams into reality?

It boils down to two simple but powerful ingredients:

  1. Your mindset
  2. The people you surround yourself with.

Cultivate a mindset of unshakeable confidence, resilience, and unwavering belief in your abilities. And as for your tribe? Choose them wisely. Seek out those who celebrate your victories, lift you up in times of defeat, and challenge you to reach heights you never thought possible.

My fellow feminists, entrepreneurs, and all the badass individuals out there, hear me loud and clear: Your dreams are valid, your voice matters, and your journey is worthy of celebration. Don’t let the naysayers dim your light or dampen your spirit. Surround yourself with those who fan the flames of your passion, ignite your imagination, and propel you towards greatness. Together, we’ll shatter glass ceilings, break down barriers, and build a world where every dreamer—regardless of gender, race, or background—can thrive and succeed. So, go ahead—embrace the power within you, unleash your dreams upon the world, and watch as the magic unfolds. The future is ours for the taking. Let’s make it extraordinary.

Universal Love and Abundance


(Dr. CeeVee is the pen name of Dr. Chandra Vadhana R, Founder of Prayaana Labs and Managing Editor, of SheSight Magazine)

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