One of the most important lessons we learned is that our lives and our businesses will teach us along the way. We don’t need to know everything on day one because the challenges we face on day will likely be ones we are already equipped to handle. As we overcome challenges we get better and better and as the challenges increase in difficulty so too does our ability to tackle them.
We asked members of the community that we admire to share important lessons their business or career has taught them and have shared some of those responses below.
Kebar Yodhhewawhe | Skincare Video Marketer
I have learned so many lessons this year along, the most important I’d say is to get started with the idea and goal you have in your head. It doesn’t matter whether you have all the answers, experience, or pieces to make it happen; the only necessary thing you need is to make up your mind and start. When you delay on a goal, it does not get you any closer to reaching it. For so long, I wanted to start my own business and offer my social media marketing and video service. Still, I did not know the audience I wanted to target, how I’d set it up, or if I even had enough time during university. After my mom passed away in October of 2019, I decided that life is too short for making excuses and not going after what you want. By March of 2020, I had my business running, and I was learning by doing. Fast forward to today, and I have worked with a handful of clients and turned my idea into something real. Read more>>
JLeel | Singer/Songwriter/Dancer
The most important lesson my career has taught me is, keep God first have faith and believe in yourself. Know that you can do anything when you have those three things in your life. Read more>>