To persevere or to pivot is a question that do-ers have been asking themselves since the beginning of time. It’s never a straight road when you are doing something new, blazing a trail, breaking a ceiling, or pushing boundaries, so it’s only natural to wonder whether to give up midway. How do you know whether to keep going or to give up?

Najla Bishop | Artist, Engineer

The most important factor is to determine if it fits into your purpose and only you and God knows that. There are a lot of factors to make us want to give up but you also have to look beyond ourselves and our circumstances. The enemy, also known as own negative thoughts have a way of tricking us to believe that we aren’t who God sees us as. We all have God in us, let his light shine. If you feel like everything you have done isn’t good enough and the moment you wanna quit, don’t! & be absolutely relentless about it! Read more>>

Faith (Audrey) Merritt (Monroe) | Makeup Artist, Influencer, & Business Owner

Every business owner and creator has a moment where they feel like things are not really working out. Especially when you spend countless hours working on your brand but you are not seeing the results that you expected. I have experienced these moments many times,but no matter how much I want to, I simply cannot allow myself to “give up”. Read more>>

Jenessa Davis | Nail Artist

Being willing to have the worst – case scenario happen. And realize you’re still alive, opens up possibilities. Yes, you lost everything, but you are capable of re-creating something. So why not keep going?? I don’t be believe in failure or ( giving up ) we don’t only get one chance. Read more>>

Stacy Queen Patton | CEO & Founder

I have strong faith and I always seek understanding from GOD. There are days I feel defeated and exhausted. So, I pray and I simply ask in my prayers should I stop? The answer has been a constant no. Read more>>