Lesley Jane Seymour

2016 Session | Forward: A Conversation with Abby Wambach

Abby Wambach has always pushed the limits of what is possible. At age seven she was put on the boys’ soccer team. At age thirty-five she would become the highest goal scorer—male or female—in the history of soccer, capturing the nation’s heart with her team’s 2015 World Cup Championship. Along the way, Abby has become a fierce advocate for women’s rights and equal opportunity, pushing to translate the success of … [ more ]

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Mindy Kaling at the 2016 PA Conference for Women

“When I started working at The Office, there were almost no shows on TV with female leads. And since then, in 10 years, there’s Veep, there’s Broad City, there’s Parks & Recreation, there’s 30 Rock. All my favorite shows have female leads.”—Actor, director, producer and author Mindy Kaling in conversation with Lesley Jane Seymour, former editor of MORE and creator of Kindred.community, in front of 9,000 attendees on October 6, 2016 … [ more ]

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More Magazine’s Lesley Jane Seymour on Success and Second Acts

If anyone knows about self-reinvention, it’s Lesley Jane Seymour. The topic was at the core of More, the magazine she helmed for eight years before it closed last February, and the former editor-in-chief published hundreds, if not thousands, of articles offering advice and inspiration to women contemplating their second acts.

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