One Entrepreneur's Mission to Prevent Breast Cancer
Through her non-profit Bright Pink, Lindsay Avner has established herself as a leader in breast and ovarian cancer prevention. Her organization has affected over 5 million people worldwide.
Full Story: My Mission Is My Business8:44
In 2007, Lindsay Avner founded Bright Pink, a non-profit dedicated to the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women.
Efficiency: Never Lose a Moment of Time0:53
When Lindsay Avner started Bright Pink, she was working a full-time job. But starting up was like working two full-time jobs.
Reconnect: Quiet Time Brings Peace of Mind0:34
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner takes time in the morning to get her day started right before heading to the office.
DNA: Were You Born an Entrepreneur?0:41
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner discusses how she strives to be a better entrepreneur.
Balance: Don't Burn Yourself Out0:35
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner discusses the impact from her staff taking time off from the office during the holidays.
Leadership: Who Is Your Mentor?1:06
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner gives advice she has received from mentors in her life.
Operations: 'What the Hell Is a 9-to-5 Anyway?'0:49
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner thinks going back to a structured work environment is unimaginable, now that she's an entrepreneur.
Life: The Cost of Being an Entrepreneur1:18
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner says she's constantly living with her business.
Direction: Fake It til' You Make It1:17
Sometimes you don't have all of the answers. Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner says she uses self-confidence to drive ahead.
Auteur: Following My Own Vision1:15
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner discusses her role in the company and how she benefits from flying solo as a leader.
Energy: How to Work Hard & Keep the Pace1:40
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner discusses how she resets on a regular basis to keep up with the pace of her hard work.
Humility: Do You Really Know It All?1:10
You may feel on top of the world, but Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner says don't forget the rest of the world is out there too.
Staff: Surround Yourself With the Best0:00
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner says she built a solid crew and the benefits of good people are endless.
Solution: Sleep on It, Dude!0:49
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner has an aggressive go-getter personality, but sometime's she needs to slow down.
Evolution: Starting From Scratch1:06
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner knows start-up life takes a lot of energy, especially when you're on your own in the beginning.
Adventure: Making Life Pay on Your Terms0:46
Living life on your terms brings a great deal of happiness. Here Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner talks benefits of being her own leader.
Community: My Team Is My Family0:39
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner says her grounded team helps her to find balance.
Time: Another Working Vacation?0:31
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner has the urge to work after a few days off, but she insists she should learn to relax.
Relationships: Keeping Close Ties Outside the Work Circle0:55
Not everyone in your life share's the same passion. Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner insists on surrounding herself with diversity.
Pressure: Success Brings More ... Success0:59
Lindsay Avner's organization, Bright Pink, has great momentum, but there's always pressure to improve as the stakes rise.
Passion: Find Your Purpose & Find Success0:36
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner found meaning in her work. Here's how.
Grind: Work Always Comes First4:25
Bright Pink founder Lindsay Avner discusses her day-to-day operations and lifestyle choices as a young entrepreneur.
Hustle: Why I'm Motivated By Impact4:25
Lindsay Avner describes her company's growth struggles and how Bright Pink's mission keeps the team motivated and working hard.
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