There’s a ton of research around how setting habits can help us conserve energy because it reduces the number of decisions we have to make in a day. However, not all habits are created equal and so we’ve asked our community to tell us about the habits they have been most effective for them.

Ryan Iskenderian | Chiropractic Applied Kinesiologist & Intuitive Healer

No matter who you are, where you are in life, what you are experiencing, or how you view yourself, I SEE YOU. These three words encompass the way I choose to live my life, not only as a reflection of how I connect with others, but how I choose to love myself as well. I am extremely compassionate and care deeply about helping people, which is a significant driving force for the work I do. This greatly enhances my ability to dive deeper into the mind/body connection and help to facilitate profound healing transformations with the mind, body, and spirit, so together we can all learn how to play with life again! Read more>>

Yoni Kachlon | Dog behavior specialist

The most important factor of my success and the success of my brand is willingness & desire to constantly improve for my clients. Everything I do is to add value to my existing services. Whether I’m updating my facilities, improving my teaching skills or reading books to improve my ability to relate lessons to a variety of students. Constantly finding little things to improve on every single day instead of looking for the big dramatic changes. Read more>>

Ashley Lachney | Owner, Alston Mayger Events

Being authentic. Seriously. Everyone says it, but it’s so easy to get caught up in what you view as successful and try to emulate it. Your success will come in tenfold when you start tapping in to what makes you uniquely you. You’ll start to be amazed at the amount of people coming through your inquiry forms that are truly aligned with you values and (most importantly) are the type of person you WANT to work with. It’s truly a beautiful thing. Read more>>

Heidi Kerr-Schlaefer | Co-Owner of Ryan Schlaefer Fine Furniture, Inc.

I think the most important factor behind the success of Ryan Schlaefer Fine Furniture, Inc. is Ryan. He likes to meet with clients and homeowners. He likes to get a feel for the space in which the furniture is being placed. He designs with the homeowner and space in mind. It’s this hands-on approach that sets Ryan apart from much of the industry. Read more>>

Angela Bachman | Freelance Artist

One of the most important factors behind my success as an artist and for my brand, is happiness and peace in authentic expression. Our individualism is a gift and since I was a kid I have always felt personal self expression is an important dialogue not only with others but also the self. It is a form of personal knowledge and empowerment that I strive to fuel for myself and inspire in others as I truly do believe happiness comes with learning who you are, adapting and evolving, and knowing yourself enough to accept your inner and outer worlds. Read more>>

Beatrice Hervol | The Hervol Group with VIP Mortgage-Creating Casa Confidence

My upbringing and survival of childhood abuse, being raised in foster care and aging out of foster care/group home system in Arizona I’d say is the most important factor behind my success thus far and my overall brand-Creating Casa Confidence with The Hervol Group-my life is a story of survival and redemption and although painful, I am thankful for what its taught me and how its influenced my life. Read more>>

Ian Carter | Sales Expert, Husband and Father

Throughout my career, I’ve faced adversity in many shapes and forms. From my early days as a young manager facing age related issues stemming from leading those much older than myself to my relatively recent departure from corporate America, the consistent definition of my success has been my ability to handle adversity and gave challenges head on that others avoid or ignore. Read more>>

Porsha Roy | Founder of Wandering Wine Glass Wine Jelly

If I take a look back over the last 5 years that I have been in the Wine Jelly business, through all the highs and all the lows, the most important factor that has got me to where I am today is perseverance. Grit, stamina, moxie, endurance, determination or what ever you want to call it, has gotten Wandering Wine Glass Wine Jelly in over 50 retailers from California all the way to England. It has enabled me to see my Wine Jelly get shipped to 47 states and 5 countries. It has gotten me featured in this publication and others. Read more>>

Julian figueroa | Rapper & Singer

the most important factor behind my success is the faith i have in myself. progression with life or anything really is all about the chances you take. those moments that separates you the ones who talk about it and the ones who are about it. Read more>>

Dr. Vanessa Dean | Physician and Founder of Infinite Wellness Hormone Specialists

I believe building strong relationships with my patients is a large part of my success. My role as physician in my patient’s lives is important to me and I do not take the responsibility lightly. The relationship between doctor and patient is unique in that private physical health and mental health concerns are discussed. I know building a strong foundation of support and trust between us is crucial to their health and wellness long term. Read more>>

DJ Sheridan | Owner/Team Leader of Sheridan Property Group – Realtor

For me having and maintaining a strong compass in business operation and development is imperative and comes from what one truly believes in. With that notion, we developed what we call the SPG Top 7 Core Values. It’s our primary business system that we are dedicated to and live by each and every day. Communication is #1 on the list for a specific reason. In my experience struggling or failed relationships typically stem from one key point, lack of communication between the parties/partners. Read more>>

Shaun & Jennifer Payton | Art & Entertainment

Our branding stands out because we offer a unique experience in this field. We constantly are told after every event that we are so different and bring a new spin to the Art World. Our customer service and development of relationship building is a foundation to what we do. Read more>>