One of our favorite things to do is to ask the folks we are inspired by what they are inspired by. We’ve shared some of their responses below.

Imani Boone | Petite Model

I am inspired by one person and that person is Issa Rae. I am inspired by her because she is a black woman, who worked very hard to get to where she is now. She started by having a show on YouTube and now she is and has one of the most successful shows on HBO. What inspires me about her is that she is the example of hard work and dedication. Issa Rae has shown me throughout her journey that no matter what; if you put the work in and keep pushing, you will reap the benefits and success. Read more>>

Carlie Brooks | Nanny & Entrepreneur

I am inspired by having the passion to work with kids. God put me on this earth to serve, love and teacher children. Seeing how children are all unique in their own way. Read more>>

Queen Kimmie | Director of Scatterbrain Kingdom & Host of Boss Effect Podcast

What inspires me are stories. The stories we tell, the stories we believe, and the stories we create. Read more>>

Taylar Hagan-Colyar | Entrepreneur & Creator, Founder of Sip Shop Eat!

I am inspired by the never ending possibilities that exist on Earth! I am inspired by art, artists, experiences, travel, food and most importantly people. I am always amazed by people’s creativity. I love that this day and age anybody can be anything. It’s truly inspiring. Read more>>