If You’re Looking to Inspire Growth,
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Jess helps audiences power their FORWARD THINKING, develop an ENTREPRENEURIAL MINDSET, and find their lane between PURPOSE & PROFIT, so they can achieve UNSTOPPABLE GROWTH.
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CREATE YOUR BRIGHT IDEAS

READ, JOURNAL, AND COLOR YOUR WAY TO THE FUTURE YOU IMAGINE

This interactive book for energetic, creatively minded 8–12 year olds from entrepreneur Jess Ekstrom uses inspiring stories, journaling prompts, coloring pages, and creative ideas to show kids that if they want something to be different in the world, they can do something about it today!

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"Jess Ekstrom's story is a great example of how pursuing your entrepreneurial passion and being a force for good can lead to extraordinary things!"

ZACH KITSCHKE, CANVA CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

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HI, I'M JESS EKSTROM!

I’m an author, speaker, and the founder of Headbands of Hope, Mic Drop Workshop, and Prompted.io. Here’s my story…

In college I started my company, Headbands of Hope, based on the idea that  SMALL ACTS OF KINDNESS can make a HUGE IMPACT.

Now, Headbands of Hope has donated over 1 MILLION headbands to kids with illnesses and reached every hospital in America and 22 countries.

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Jess Ekstrom is leaving her mark on this world and it's amazing to watch her do it.

CHIP GAINES
Co-Founder of Magnolia Network

As Headbands of Hope grew, so did my story. Now, I’m a FORBES TOP RATED SPEAKER speaking all over the world to help people, companies and leaders discover their lane between PURPOSE AND PROFIT, so they can achieve UNSTOPPABLE GROWTH.

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"If Brené Brown and Amy Schumer had a baby, it would be Jess Ekstrom."

MYRNA DARAMY, AUDIENCE MEMBER

My story jumped from stages to books after I inked a book deal for Chasing the Bright Side with Harper Collins. This book will train you to not just envision a brighter future, BUT GO CREATE IT. Over 80,000 copies sold and counting!

Jess' book, Chasing the Bright Side circled

💪 #1 New release on Amazon

💪 Apple “must-listen” audiobook

💪 Publisher’s Weekly starred review

💪 Harper Collins staff pick

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It's a page turner that you won't be able to put down until you've finished, but holds lessons that will reveal themselves to you for a lifetime.

MARC RANDOLPH
Netflix Co-Founder & First CEO

Over the years, I’ve realized that my success is not about how far I can reach, but  HOW FAR I CAN HELP OTHERS REACH. Which is why I launched Mic Drop Workshop and Prompted.io: 

HELPING THOUSANDS OF WOMEN TELL AND SELL THEIR STORIES AS PAID KEYNOTE SPEAKERS AND AUTHORS.
THE ONLY SELF-IMPROVEMENT PLATFORM THAT SOLVES YOUR PROBLEMS THROUGH QUESTIONS FROM EXPERTS.

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THE FIRST TIME I HEARD JESS SPEAK AT FAILFEST I WAS BLOWN AWAY. BLOWN AWAY BY HER COMPANY, HER SPEAKING, HER MESSAGE, BUT MOST OF ALL, BLOWN AWAY BY HER.

JEFF HOFFMAN
Co-Founder of Priceline.com

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JESS EKSTROM IS SETTING A TREMENDOUS EXAMPLE FOR YOUNG GIRLS EVERYWHERE. SHE'S PROOF THAT WITH A SOLID BELIEF IN YOURSELF AND THE FUTURE, YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE.

SHINICA THOMAS
Wake County Commissioner

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