Through our work we have been constantly amazed at the incredible things people in every neighborhood are working on. What’s even more exciting is that they all have different stories, backgrounds, strengths and weaknesses. That there isn’t a single formula for success means that everyone can take their unique set of strengths and characteristics and turn it into a success story. We recently reached out to some folks we admire and asked them what characteristics they feel are responsible for their success.

Keeng KB | Actor & Rapper

The most important factor behind my success is consistency and determination. In order to be successful, you must be consistent. Your determination determines your consistency. You can not be afraid of setbacks, trials and tribulations. In order to be successful, your consistency will overcome all barriers. Read more>>

Anya Gibson | E-commerce business owner

I truly believe that Three of Swords’ success is due to the encouragement and love that I receive from my supporters. My success doesn’t, and has never, come from how much I sell or how many features I get. When I come across strangers recommending Three of Swords to their friends, shouting out my brand on social media, Read more>>

John Chianis | Pit Master

None of this would have been possible without a few people, my wife and my parents. Those three have worked their tail off, from recipes to mowing the grass, it’s incredible really. I always think of myself as moving wood from one location to another. They’re the real deal, number crunchers and recipe crushers. Read more>>

Chrisanthia Allen | Founder/Brand Designer of 9X Creative Studio

The most important factors for me would be self confidence, passion and the care for others, (lol I’m sorry I couldn’t choose one because there are so many) . I love what I do and if you don’t have a genuine passion for what you do and the people you serve along with the confidence within yourself I don’t think its possible to succeed. Read more>>