7 Influencers Reveal How They Hack It
The best way to figure out how to “have it all” is to ask the women who make it seem possible. Because while no one can really have it all, their easy-to-follow life hacks certainly make it seem that way. That’s why we partnered with Ford to celebrate the launch of the First-Ever* 2018 EcoSport at the Life Hack Academy brunch in Los Angeles — to bring together a group of powerful entrepreneurs to discuss their hacks for balancing a busy life and navigating the path to success.
Pictured: Whitney Port, Brittany Xavier, Sona Gasparian, Jaclyn Johnson, Liz Cherkasova, Jacey Duprie, Grasie Mercedes
Tia Mowry (yes, one of the fabulous stars of the ‘90s classic Sister, Sister) is no slouch when it comes to life hacks. She’s got a YouTube series called Tia Mowry’s Quick Fix, where she shares all of her tips and quick solutions for everyday challenges, from organizing your home to carving out me-time on even the busiest days.
She sat down with our very own Brit Morin and a group of women who are movers and shakers in the realms of business, fashion, and beauty at the gorgeous Lew House in the Hollywood Hills to discuss what we all can do to make our paths to success a little easier.
Planes, trains, and automobiles are just a part of daily life for a lot of us, whether we’re flying to a new city for work or going through our daily commute. These are some of our favorite tips for living life on-the-go.**
** Don’t drive distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice controls.
*Don’t drive distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice controls.
When you’re busy, it means you don’t always have time for an elaborate makeup or skincare routine. But when you still want to get a little fresh-faced glow on, you can use these simple hacks.
Keeping your morning routine to a minimum is essential if you want to have a productive day. If you’re burning the midnight oil at work, getting up and at ’em in the morning can be a struggle, but these hacks make it a whole lot easier.
Keeping your life together when you’re always working and on-the-go can seem tricky, but when you ask other successful women for help, you can find tons of easy solutions to your everyday problems. Whether it’s driving a car that keeps you organized and connected so you can conduct business anytime, anywhere, or making mealtime simple and healthy, having it all has never seemed more possible.
How do you hack it? Tag us on Instagram, using the hashtag #iamcreative and #FordEcoSport.
Author: Justina Huddleston
Photography: Kristine Lo
Fall is right around the corner, and we're getting amped up for our next session of Selfmade, Brit + Co's 10-week interactive startup school. Designed to help you create a new business or grow your existing one, this course is personally led by Brit + Co founder Brit Morin and co-founder Anjelika Temple, and supported by more than a dozen of the top female entrepreneurs, creatives, and investors in the country. Students receive personalized coaching on everything from how to get out of your comfort zone to how to scale your business, and everything in between. And now, thanks to Office Depot, even more of you can join the course!
For the fall session, we're thrilled to team up with Office Depot to grant 200 FREE scholarship seats to the course. Scholarships are open to US residents, focusing on women of color, women from underserved and underrepresented communities, and women in need of support to help them trail-blaze. After all, we firmly believe that your support system is a huge part of how you achieve greatness, and we are here to cheer all of you on.
To nominate yourself or someone you know for a scholarship, head to our nomination form right here. The deadline for scholarship nominations is September 27th — it's time to take the leap!
Beyond the scholarship, Office Depot is all about helping you accomplish more. Whether it be the start phase, growth phase or keep businesses going phase, Office Depot offers a full suite of business solutions, including services and products, to help you work from anywhere, organize and save time and help build your brand.
So what are you waiting for? Take a chance on yourself and get yourself one step closer to truly being selfmade. Learn more about the Selfmade program, apply for a scholarship and prepare to be inspired :)