It’s easy to get caught up in the day to day, but it’s important to stop and ask: what’s the end goal? Knowing where you are trying to go is step one in getting there and so we’ve asked some folks we admire to tell us their end goal and where they want to be by the end of their careers.

Amy Curtis | Actress

My end goal is simply to have film and tv acting as my only avenue for sustainable income. Of course, I have lists of things I want to accomplish in my career, I want to be in a Marvel movie, do a romantic comedy, a crime show, a sitcom… all those great things. But, ultimately, my goal isn’t to reach a certain status of fame or fortune, but to just be able to work doing what I love only and that’s it. Read more>>

Charlie Le | Cool Hunter / Founder of CROSSxOVER

Starting CROSSxOVER has been years in the making. My career was extensively in the advertising and marketing world for the last 16 years. It was the pandemic that forced me to turn the chapter on that career and move on to pursuing this street culture media company for good. Read more>>

Malcolm Carter | Writer & Television Director

Even though I’ve been invested in my career for about 8 years, it took me a long time to really know what I truly wanted my end goal to be. Since I was 15 years old, I became highly invested in television, but during that time, I was focusing on creating feature-length scripts. During the beginning timeframe of my career, I was creating short mini-series aiming to evolve into film-length projects. As I got older, I started to move away from films and became heavily invested in television content. Read more>>

Keyonna Wilson | Lash Artist, Educator, and Mentor

The end goal for Elevated Beauty Brands is the beginning for so much more. By the end of my personal career I will have established multiple state accredited learning institutions placed all over, for other entrepreneurs specializing in the beauty industry. These institutions will not only focus on the background knowledge of the beauty field but will also tap into business training, customer service etiquette, marketing and advertising and so much ! Read more>>