We asked some of the brightest folks in the community to open up to us about the most important lesson their business or career has taught them. We’ve highlighted some of those responses below.

Lauren And Bryce | Content Creators

The most important lesson our career has taught us is to have patience. Don’t expect an immediate positive result, rather continue to work hard. It is important to work on your business everyday and the success will come. Don’t stop believing in yourself or compare yourself to others. Your time will come. In the meantime, cheer everyone else on and the good vibes and energy will come back 10 times more. Read more>>

Nirva Boursiquot | Problem Solver

Keep your blinders on! Focus! We have to get to the point where we just run our race against no one but ourselves. Every time you look back to see who’s gaining on you – you’re letting people know that doubt has crept in. That is the beginning of mental defeat. To quote Myleik Teele, looking back indicates “you are no longer playing to win, you’re playing not to lose”. At the end of the day, it’s me vs. me. My goal is to be 1% better than the day before. Read more>>

Nahomie Jean Louis, LL.M. | Entrepreneur

The most important lesson that my career has taught me is to be self sufficient and disciplined. As a leader, those who work with me rely on me to be reliable and disciplined. It helps create a professional and consistent work environment. Read more>>