Through our work we have been constantly amazed at the incredible things people in every neighborhood are working on. What’s even more exciting is that they all have different stories, backgrounds, strengths and weaknesses. That there isn’t a single formula for success means that everyone can take their unique set of strengths and characteristics and turn it into a success story. We recently reached out to some folks we admire and asked them what characteristics they feel are responsible for their success.

Daniel Alvarez | CEO Emerald Studio

I always thought that I could achieve as many things as I want just by myself, but when you have the support of your team, the results are simply amazing. My team is admirable, really committed and always working with as much excellence as possible. Without them my success would not even exist. Read more>>

Kimberly Leckie | Marketing Director at Data Meets Creative Ltd and Life Coach for Neurodivergents

The most important factor behind my success is my divergent thinking. Having been diagnosed with two mental illnesses (Bipolar 2 Disorder and ADD) I am regularly reminded that my brain makes connections where others do not. At first this was off putting because I desperately wanted to fit in by thinking like everyone else. However it was when I accepted that that would never be the case that I began to flourish. Read more>>

Alexandra Silva Labarr | The Networking Queen

Networking! My ability to connect authentically with people. I am my BRAND. My brand is how people feel while doing business with me. Every interaction that you have with your contacts need to be who you are and what you stand for. To me, your BRAND is your secret power. Read more>>

Karina Salvo | Integrative Veterinarian

The most important factor behind my success is that I work exclusively one on one with each and every one of my clients. They have direct access to me after hours if needed to answer and questions or concerns they may have. Read more>>