Often we don’t have to reinvent the wheel to learn something new – we can just ask experts in the field who can draw on their experience to enlighten us. Below, we’ve shared insights insiders from various industries have shared with us.

Paula Kramer | Photographer

There are so many things that go into professional photography behind the scenes. From scouting locations constantly (making sure the road to your favorite secluded location isn’t closed the week of your shoot, Read more>>

Cheyenne Johnson | Conservation Enthusiast & Philanthropy Officer

Most people are unaware we exist at all! Colorado Open Lands is a non-profit working across the state to preserve the precious landscapes we all cherish and love. Read more>>

Mary Jean Davis | Artist

I grew up in an age where women were just beginning to work outside the home, artists were bums unless they were from Italy or France and if you did art, it was just a hobby. Read more>>

Brian Colley | Independent Artist & Illustrator (and part time manager of a non-profit gallery)

In the age of Instagram, everything seems to be…well, instant. And even behind the scenes, I think folks really only get a small glimpse into the work an artist puts into any one finished work. Read more>>

Kelly Miller | Kelly Miller, Synergetic Play Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Registered Play Therapist Supervisor (RPT/S), Adjunct Professor at D.U. and Registered Yoga Instructor (RYT-200),

There are so many different credentials that you can have to be a therapist! I can’t speak for all fields that lead to being in a private practice but, as a graduate of Social Work, I didn’t learn anything about actually running a business. Not a single class. Read more>>