We asked some folks we admire to share one piece of conventional advice they disagree with.

Sushmitha Pidatala | Founder of Arjuna

When (s0me) people inevitably fall back on tired advice like: “Don’t dive in until you’ve researched thoroughly”; or “Be fully prepared before you implement…”, I can’t help but think to myself that this advice is misplaced. Read more>>

Margarita Zhitnikova | Actor & Co-Founder of Besties Make Movies

For so long the advice has been to be just one thing: actor, writer, producer or director. We have to fight the urge to conform because there is no one path in the entertainment industry. Being a multi-hyphenate is how we take our power back as artists. Read more>>

Sharae Young | Motivational Mouthpiece & Network Marketer

How I feel about risk is that risk is sometimes very hard to spot unless you are aware it before hand. With it being sometimes hard to recognize let alone to prepare for and manage. If you’re hit by a consequence that you hadn’t planned for, cost, time, and reputations could be on the line. Read more>>