One of the most important lessons we learned is that our lives and our businesses will teach us along the way. We don’t need to know everything on day one because the challenges we face on day will likely be ones we are already equipped to handle. As we overcome challenges we get better and better and as the challenges increase in difficulty so too does our ability to tackle them.

We asked members of the community that we admire to share important lessons their business or career has taught them and have shared some of those responses below.

Stephanie Carpenter | Salon owner / Master Stylist

To really listen to people. To take the time to slow down and connect with people on a whole other level. Read more>>

Bryn Miller | Mental Health Therapist

The most important lesson I have learned from my career is that you have to lean into discomfort. This is a saying you hear a lot in psychology circles, but I have seen this idea help people in all walks of life make huge changes. Growth happens in discomfort. Connection requires discomfort. Read more>>

B-PHLAT’s | Comedienne/DIYer/organizer for a star

To relish and and enjoy the journey along the way no matter the circumstances. Read more>>