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Our Favorite Things: 2016 Geenies

Our 2016 Geenies represent the best of US: bold, creative, empowering, supportive, and brilliant. Beyond achieving success in their respective industries, each Geenie offers a model of self-actualization and ideas for personal growth that we all can apply. Their models of self-caring while pursuing excellence trigger us to center ourselves and ignite us to dream and achieve bigger. We are beyond grateful; and to celebrate our Geenies, we commissioned our resident illustrator Kim Salt, to create an original portrait of each woman. See Kim's beautiful work below:    March Geenie: Lauren Maillian Thank you Lauren Maillian for being our first Geenie and truly encompassing #BlackExcellence. Lauren, we are proud of all that you've accomplished and inspired by your redefining path! Look forward...

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The Wisdom of Geenies

Dear Gems -  Since launching in March, GeenieBox has delivered nearly 30 books, lifestyle products and exclusive experiences to doorsteps all over the country, revealed the inspirations behind seven iconic Black women, and introduced a new event series, Magic Monday. Our super small (just 3!) but mighty team is on a mission to build a personal development and lifestyle brand that puts creativity and self-care right up there with leadership, confidence and expertise. As the founder, I'm learning right along with you. Geenies have shared the importance of starting the day at 5am, making time to meditate, and pumping the heart through regular exercise. And like many of you, I struggle to incorporate ALL of the little jewels and tips...

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What's Inside the March Box

A Letter from Lauren Maillian, March Curator: As a proud Black woman, I am so honored to be able to share some of my secrets that keep me happy, healthy, empowered and motivated with you in my GeenieBox! I am an entrepreneur, mother, friend, investor, advisor, best-selling author, and media personality, (whew! I got exhausted just writing that all out!). I wear many hats in business, and in life, and I know all too well how hard it can be to feel like we are winning in all areas most of the time. But this is what modern day success and happiness, looks like for us women. We want it all and we are willing to work for it. Personally,...

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Her Genius: Lauren Maillian

Lauren Maillian has been called many things in her life - entrepreneur, author, mother, and now she can add one more title to the long list: Geenie.   GeenieBox, the new subscription box curated by a different iconic Black woman every month, has selected Lauren to be the Geenie for our inaugural shipment. Lauren is #BlackGirlMagic personified, and her story and secret weapons will challenge, magnify and inspire women the world over! We’re hard at work distilling her genius into a carefully curated selection of products and experiences that will make their way to you in March. Until then, find out how Lauren balances three spaces that support her hustle. (Oh, and GeenieBox hints abound!) POSITIVE MIND One of Lauren's...

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