What’s the Accelerator about?

Leveling up in life isn’t easy. But no matter how lost you feel, you can get unstuck and start accelerating your success.

The Live 2-Day Beyond Barriers Accelerator is a hands-on, action-packed workshop that empowers you with inspiring stories and proven strategies to turn your barriers into breakthroughs.

Based on the best selling book, the Beyond Barriers Accelerator helps you achieve :

  • Clarity to align what you’re doing with what you want
  • Courage to overcome fears holding you back
  • Conviction to take massive action NOW

In this transformative 2-day live seminar, you will learn from top business leaders who bring decades of experience in breaking barriers to achieve massive success. You will connect with like-minded women and level up with a powerful peer group. You will define where you want to be. And you will walk away with the confidence that you will get there.

What will I learn?

How to gain absolute clarity on who you are, what you want and why you want it

How to develop courage to face your fears, flip your failures, and fuel your confidence

How to sustain conviction so you can keep learning, keep adapting and keep celebrating

"This was so amazing! Very inspirational. I feel so motivated and empowered to crush all of my obstacles and move forward with my BEST life! I cannot recall a better program I’ve attended in 20 years!"

Erin M.

"I was so encouraged and motivated by this workshop! This is the year I needed a push for the new chapter in my life!"

Michelle P.

"I loved this experience! It is the perfect guide to use every time you get stuck about your dreams. Thanks!"

Amelia M.

"The program was great! A lot of what I needed to work on was overcoming my fears in order to start reaching my dreams. Thank you so much!"

Mia H.

"You stated that you had two main goals to build confidence and help accelerate my career. Without fail, you succeeded! Your program allowed me to think about goals in new ways."

Tricia A.

"What I loved the most about this program is your vulnerability. It set the tone to create a safe environment for all of us to be vulnerable too. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!"

Olivia G.

"Great interactive session. Extremely inspiring and relatable! Feeling very empowered."

Nicky D.

"Your program was lots of fun and enjoyable. I really like that you can apply what you learn to both your personal and professional life."

Emma S.

"I absolutely loved the experience. The program so well thought out. Thank you!"

Ava W.

Who is the Accelerator for?

The Beyond Barriers Accelerator is designed for women entrepreneurs and women professionals who are ready to stop wishing and start achieving.

Do you have one of these goals?

  • I want to start my own business
  • I want to grow my business
  • I want to get my dream job
  • I want to advance in my career

If you’re feeling stuck and unsure about how to move forward, then the Beyond Barriers Accelerator is for you.

In this transformative 2-day experience, you will define your vision, design your roadmap, and develop your 90-day action plan to accelerate your success. Grab this incredible opportunity to leap into your future!

The time to take action is NOW.

How much does it cost?

Choose your experience:

Silver Access: $297 Valued at $997

  • Access to 2-day Accelerator
  • Copy of bestselling book
  • Workbook and action plans
  • Access to exclusive peer group

Gold Access: $497 Valued at $1,497

  • Includes Silver Access
  • Preferred VIP area seating
  • Exclusive VIP networking event
  • Breakthrough coaching session

Platinum Access: $997 Valued at $2,997

  • Includes Gold Access
  • Coaching on personal brand
  • Coaching on how to pitch yourself
  • Onsite makeover and headshot

How do I register?

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5-6 Oct

Los Angeles

9-10 Nov


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Why should I attend?

  • Apply proven strategies from the greatest masters
  • Learn from inspiring stories of successful women leaders
  • Connect with hundreds of like-minded women
  • Achieve results with an actionable plan in 90 days
  • Experience the Accelerator recommended by 100% of past participants

What’s the Accelerator schedule?

  • 8:30am Accelerator – Day 1 Kickoff
  • 9:30am Clarity – Module 1
  • 10:30am Clarity – Module 2
  • 11:30am Clarity – Module 3
  • 12:30pm Networking & Lunch Break
  • 2:00pm Panel Discussion – Clarity
  • 2:30pm Panel Discussion – Courage
  • 3:00pm Courage – Module 1
  • 4:00pm Courage – Module 2
  • 5:00pm Courage – Module 3
  • 6:00pm End of Day 1
  • 8:30am Accelerator – Day 2 Kickoff
  • 9:30am Conviction – Module 1
  • 10:30am Conviction – Module 2
  • 11:30am Conviction – Module 3
  • 12:30pm Networking & Lunch Break
  • 2:00pm Panel Discussion – Conviction
  • 2:30pm Panel Discussion – Commitment
  • 3:00pm Commitment – 90-Day Action Plan
  • 4:00pm Accountability Angels
  • 4:30pm Closing Comments
  • 5:00pm End of Day 2

Who is leading the Accelerator?

Nikki Barua

Top Woman Entrepreneur. Bestselling Author & Influencer. International Keynote Speaker.

Nikki Barua is a change agent on a mission to unlock potential through ideas, inspiration, and tools for transformation.

She is a serial entrepreneur, international keynote speaker and bestselling author who has overcome significant adversity to achieve massive success. Her inspiring story of turning barriers into breakthroughs has been featured in national media including Fortune and Forbes.

In her current role as CEO of Beyond Barriers, a global media and education company, Nikki helps women break through barriers and accelerate their success. She is also the founder of BeyondCurious, an award-winning digital transformation consultancy that partners with large companies to unlock innovation and growth.

Nikki has won numerous awards, including Entrepreneur of the Year by ACE in 2014, named as an EY North America Entrepreneurial Winning Woman in 2015, recognized as LA Woman of Influence by The Business Journals in 2016 and Women of Entrepreneurship by LA Lakers and Comerica Bank in 2017.

Her successes have given her a global platform of influence as a fierce advocate for diversity. As a thought leader and expert, she is passionate about helping organizations create more inclusive and innovative cultures.

Nikki graduated with three Masters degrees – she is a deeply curious, lifelong learner. She is fluent in 5 languages and speaks from her heart in all of them. She believes that we are all limitless, and she leads her life committed to going beyond barriers.

Monica Marquez

Senior Corporate Leader. Returnship® Program Pioneer. Equity & Diversity Champion.

Monica Marquez is a consciousness creator on a mission to champion equity for all in life, work and community.

Throughout her career, Monica has pioneered industry-leading programs to help the disadvantaged gain breakthrough access to opportunities. She has led diversity and inclusion initiatives at some of the world’s best companies such as JLL, Bank of America, Ernst & Young, Goldman Sachs, and Google.

As a young Latina growing up in a small West Texas town, Monica was the first in her family to go to graduate school and achieve significant professional success. Her experiences taught her that drive and determination alone are not enough – access to opportunities is essential for success. She became a relentless advocate for equity and is committed to rewriting the narrative for marginalized communities.

Monica is a thought leader and expert on diversity and its impact on innovation. She has developed game-changing programs to open doors for women and minorities. She helped women re-enter the workforce by pioneering the Goldman Sachs New Directions® and the Returnship® programs, setting an inspiring example across industries.

Monica champions inclusive leadership, equitable corporate cultures, and more parity in the workplace. She is active in a variety of non-profits and currently serves on the Hispanic Scholarship Fund Advisory Board and the Corporate Advisory Board for the Texas Tech Career Services Center.

As a former radio show host, Monica knows how to connect with people across all walks of life. She is an accomplished singer who can fill the void with melody. And as an aerial acrobat, she is determined to always find a way.