There’s a ton of research around how setting habits can help us conserve energy because it reduces the number of decisions we have to make in a day. However, not all habits are created equal and so we’ve asked our community to tell us about the habits they have been most effective for them.

Alina Urrutia | Beauty

I feel like what has helped me to become successful is grounding myself. Learning what works best for my business. In beginning I really didn’t have a mentor so I had to learn how to balance out for me and my business. If you have someone that is genuine and willing to help with ideas for your business. Read more>>

Yolanda Vallier | Interior Stylist & Home Stager

One of the habits that I formed early on was to wake up and view each day as a fresh start. Thanking God for another day to be great, forgiving myself for all the areas where I fell short the day before, and acknowledging the actions I took and the help I received that moved the needle, even if just a tiny bit. Read more>>

Cecilia Beaven | Visual Artist

I work great at night when there’s peace and quiet everywhere and there are no distractions. I can happily stay up all night listening to music and painting/drawing or doing any creative job. Even though this is an odd habit and it’s sometimes hard to align it with everything else in life, I’ve found it important to respect my weirdness much as possible. Read more>>