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.

Rachael Highsmith | Owner of Designs by Ms. Ray Hygh

The most important lesson my business/ career has taught me is to depend on yourself. If no one else believes in your vision that it’s ok, God planted this vision to me and I must follow it because it will become fruitful. I’ve learned that I have to keep going no matter what! Read more>>

Chele’ Jenkins | Master Mind & Sugar Sprinkler

Triumphant Events has taught me that “the time is always right.” To put this into perspective, if we waited until everything is lined up perfectly, we’d never accomplish anything. There will always be something out of line, but if you give up/don’t try the guarantee is that it will never happen. The only way the possibility that it can happen remains is if you never give up. Read more>>

Kayah Stuart | Creative Influencer

The most important lesson I’ve learned since creating my own business is to stay true to yourself. In order to support your own growth, you have to meet yourself where you’re at to be able see the biggest picture so you can then accomplish it. Success stems from authenticity and vulnerability. That is where growth lies. Read more>>