Are you watching from the sidelines as others soar and pass you by?

The book, the recognition, the invitations, the followers, the lives changed, the impact you can have, and the freedom you’ll experience.

All this is possible and MORE if you just ...

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A Transformational Storytelling Event To Empower You to Make a Bigger Impact with Your Story!

Be inspired by the stories of others. Discover the power your own story holds. Walk away with new tools to incorporate story into your own mission and work.

 
You are so good at giving praise!
You celebrate women who shine brightly,
Admire their courage from afar.
They look so confident in the spotlight,
it makes you wonder if you could ever do that.
Those women ….
Aren’t any different from you.

Their stories, their power, their strength inspires you because THEY are your mirror reflecting back at you what’s already inside of YOU!

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The Star in Frisco, Texas | February 28, 2020 | 9:00am

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If you are sitting there thinking: “Who am I to share my story? My story doesn’t matter. It’s boring, it’s not big enough. It can’t possibly have an impact or help someone else.”

This is just FEAR talking….. And fear only has one job: to keep you quiet, and to keep you playing small. 

Everyone has a story, especially those who think they don’t have one.
It’s scary to think you have something to say,
especially if you’ve never been heard.
The time has come for you to stop hiding your voice,
And take advantage of this opportunity that will free your soul.

‘And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.’ 

- Anais Nin 

Grab our hands and let us guide you over the fear hurdle, and show you how to Step into Your Brave.

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Storytelling is the heartbeat of this event. Walk away with tools and workshop materials that will empower you to see your own story as a beautiful beam of LIGHT.

Shine it as you wish.

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Soak up the brilliant knowledge and expert advice from our panel of speakers. These women will blow you away with their story and challenge you to think about ways you can have a bigger impact in the world.

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All throughout the day, you can engage with and meet new friends. Exchange ideas, set a date for lunch, be open to building new relationships with other go-getter women, and expand your network exponentially.

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KOFI WILLIAMS

Kofi is returning to the Symposium stage for the 2nd time as a fan favorite from our first event!

She is a certified Empowerment & Personal Development Coach, specializing in the Energy of Attraction. Kofi has helped hundreds of women cultivate the power to discover, own and live their truth through her V-Power coaching process, courses and “Living Authentically” blog.

Kofi’s Big Vision:
Empowering women to find their vision, know their value and use their voice to live more life.

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HAYLER HUNTER HINES

Hayley is the CEO of Soul Sparkle, Inc. where she curates extraordinary global experiences for women. She is a spiritual teacher, author, podcaster, and transformational travel expert.  Hayley is one part fun fairy, one part wise sage, with a burning desire to bottle up and light on fire all things magical that bring women back to their own soul and the sparkle within. 

Hayley's Big Vision:
A million women serving a million women.

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MARU IABICHELA

Maru has been called the "Queen of Expansion" for her incredibly transformative work teaching women how to open up energetically, mentally, and practically so they can invite in an avalanche of blessings and unstoppable prosperity. Her flagship program #InfiniteReceiving has touched the lives of hundreds of women from across the globe who've used her paradigms to to experience miraculous results.

Maru is an international speaker who exudes confidence AND that BFF-girl-next-door vibe.

Maru's Big Vision: 
Every woman experiences massive abundance beyond their wildest dreams.

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OUR 'RISING STAR'

We are cooking up something special with the announcement of our 4th Symposium Speaker. 

We accepted applications from women inside our Community, and are working behind the scenes to groom our "Rising Star" recipient for her first big stage appearance. 

As a community of women, it's important we hold space for more women to shine... and that's exactly what we intend to do when we welcome this year's Rising Star Award to the Symposium Stage!

LIGHTbeamers Big Vision:
The Stories of Women heal the World.

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Hi, I’m April!

I’m the founder of Lightbeamers and also the woman behind the 2nd Annual Storytelling Symposium, Step into Your Brave! 
For the past 25 years I’ve been a journalist, TV / Video producer, entrepreneur and I’ve spent most of that time helping people share their stories in a way that gets their message out into the world so it can shine a light for others. Our stories have the power to build connections, community, and clarity. Learning to share your own story is one of the most powerful gifts you could ever give to someone else! 

This is why I always say: when you share your story,  you shine a LIGHT!

 

But you might be saying, “But April, I don’t have a big story. My story isn’t that important. I could never stand up and share it because I wouldn’t even know where to begin.”

That’s exactly why I created this event!

I’ll show you how to dig out the story that’s hiding inside of you (I promise, you have a story!), and I’ll show you how impactful that story is. You’ll walk away feeling so free knowing your story does have a place in this world, and it can help others!!
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It’s time to give yourself permission to experience the gift of authentic and empowering Storytelling, the kind that makes you feel alive, free, excited to heal and move forward on to the other side of your story! 

Now is your time… 

February 28th is a day to take YOU on a Date to the most fabulous, light-filled, exciting, inspirational event that will mark a “before and after” in your personal growth journey.

Step into Your Brave is a sacred space where you can let your guard down safely and show up exactly as you are because that’s exactly who we want and cherish. 

If you’ve NEVER experienced the impact of sharing and hearing stories told authentically and unapologetically, you’re missing out on the healing power of story.  This is your chance!
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Continue to soak up the LIGHT  with a Post-Event Roundtable discussion with the Speakers. We will roll up our sleeves and dive deeper with each of you in this exclusive session.

Then, we'll celebrate with a Cocktail reception and private dinner with the Speakers immediately following.

Plus, VIP Seating, Swag Bags, and Front Row reserved seating! 

(limited to 25 people)

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The Storytelling Symposium was fantastic. Not only did I learn more about telling my own story, I also got to see the power of storytelling through the speakers. The bonus? Meeting amazing women working on changing the world!
-- Andrea T.

 

We had an evening filled with great speakers, amazing energy, powerful messages, and above all great connections. April, you shined your light and inspired us to show up and be visible.
-- Diana D.
 
What a beautiful day with so many storytelling nuggets! What I loved most of all was actually FEELING the impact our authentic stories have, polished or not!
--  Erin D. 

 
April, thank you for following your heart in holding this first Storytelling Symposium! The speakers you selected were outstanding - inspiring, entertaining, and so impactful in the worlds of the people they touch. I was amazed at the beautiful community of women who attended. I met some incredible women who are rock'n this world in a most significant way! Feeling blessed that I caught sight of this event on a friend's FB post. Congrats and keep it going!
-- Mimi S.

Taking the time to come to Storytelling Symposium was not only a great learning experience, but a great bonding experience with a community of women hungry to grow. Sharing parts of my journal in the crowd was a great example of what will happen when I do that online.
-- Brooklyn C.
The Storytelling Symposium was a wonderful event!  I walked away feeling empowered by my story and encouraged to share my story with others.
-- Keli C.
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This is NOT your typical Live Event:

You’re not going to sit in your chairs for hours as a passive listener.
The speakers aren’t in a green room waiting for their turn.
Everyone gets to bond and interact constantly.
Expect to have time for you and for reflection between activities. (Yay!)
The speakers are curated to match the energy of the event. 
This content is carefully curated; our speakers will become your BFF’s; and the experience truly will be life-changing! 
You won’t believe how much change can occur in this 1-day event! 
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February 28, 2020
9:00AM - 2:30PM
General Admission 

VIP Ticket includes a post-event Roundtable Workshop and exclusive Cocktail hour & dinner with the Speakers.
9:00AM - Evening hours