We asked folks to tell us about the most important decisions they’ve made along their journey and have shared some of the highlights below.

LaRissa Johnson | Serial Entrepreneur & Make-Up Artist

Most definitely risk-taking has been a very important factor since the inception of my enterprise. Read more>>

Sir Matheus Edralin | Creative Director / Founder of StreetAura

Other than deciding to work for myself, the single most important decision I’ve made was working ON myself. Coming into my second year of working on the brand, it’s been a lot more difficult than I expected. Some call it sophomore slump or some may call the first one a fluke. There were few times were I doubted my timing, designs, and overall execution. I quickly realized that I was losing track of my purpose. I started entertaining distractions and letting my ego takeover. I’ve decided to take a step back and take a break from dropping collections for about 6 months. After my collection En Route, I prioritized my mental health. Really dug deep and tried to know myself better. Read more>>

Shawntiara “Tee” Dodson | Social Media Influencer & Professional Marketer

The most important decision I’ve made that contributed to my success was to always remain myself no matter what! Read more>>