Often we don’t have to reinvent the wheel to learn something new – we can just ask experts in the field who can draw on their experience to enlighten us. Below, we’ve shared insights insiders from various industries have shared with us.

Erika Tovar | Owner, Self-taught Cake Artist

One of the things that outsiders are probably unaware of in the baking/cake industry and even in the event industry is the amount of time it takes for a small business to be able to create the product or service the customer is paying for. All the customer sees is the end product, they place an order and pickup when it’s ready. I think the reality of not only myself and this business but of many other small business owners is that there is one person single-handedly taking care of every aspect of their business. Read more>>

Alfred Nwagbo | CEO / Founder of Torch Lifestyle, LLC

Torch Lifestyle is the Walmart of Health & Wellness. WE HAVE EVERYTHING! Read more>>

Mary Beth Koenigsberger | Ballroom Dance Instructor & Studio Owner

The Dance Vision brand was developed around a scientific method of learning that has proven to reach all of our dancers, whether they are patrons or staff. Dance Vision’s specific teaching methods are designed to cater to all students, no matter what type of dancers they are. While we offer opportunities for students to participate in competitive ballroom dancing, our studio’s main focus is to build a community of social dancers who can go out dancing with confidence. Read more>>