“If you stand for nothing, you fall for everything”

We asked the community to tell us about the values and principles that guide their lives and businesses.

Baylee Stewart | Part owner of a global, online health & wellness franchise & Personal Trainer

Integrity and consistency are the most important principals to me and my business. I say this because if you are consistently showing up with integrity, the rest will come. The money will come, the clients, the advancements, etc. will all follow when you are doing things for the right reason and truly wanting to serve others. When you run a business or are serving people in any form, they come to you because of what you offer in character, not what you offer materialistically. Read more>>

August Myers | UNCO Art Guild Founder, Illustrator, Aspiring Tattoo Artist

Community is easily one of the most important values I hold. In the beginning of 2022 myself and three other students at the University of Northern Colorado founded the UNCO Art Guild, a club dedicated to empowering young artists through education, opportunity and community. The 2022 fall semester was our first time back in person after two years of online classes during the pandemic. Read more>>

Diane Van Noord | Artist, Instructor & Life Coach

The value that matters most to me is honesty. Truth matters, and it opens the door to genuine interaction and engagement and trust. When building a business, relationship, friendship, or one’s beliefs, honesty lets you always move ahead and feel free. Read more>>