Often we don’t have to reinvent the wheel to learn something new – we can just ask experts in the field who can draw on their experience to enlighten us. Below, we’ve shared insights insiders from various industries have shared with us.

Sarita Walker | Creative Content Writer & Author

As a freelance creative writer, there is no limit to what industry you can work in. Meaning you can write for tech, for movies, for marketing, realtors, etc. This day in age, everyone needs a creative writer. There is no limit to your creativity and that’s the one thing I realized when I started to get my brand together. Read more>>

Jaden Sprinz | Social Media Influencer

This industry isn’t as easy as it seems. It may seem like it is very easy but it actually takes a lot of work, a lot of strategic planning, constant learning, and many other things to make sure you are always on top of your work. I like to think of it as the more put in, the more impact you will make. Read more>>

Rhegan Derfus | Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and Social Worker (MSW)

Lactation consultants are vital, yet often misunderstood and undervalued. Whenever I meet someone and tell them I am a lactation consultant, the response is usually an oversimplification, “oh, you help people breastfeed” or “oh, I never had one of those “ while proceeding to share all the pain and struggles they went through when breastfeeding. Being a lactation consultant is so much more than just “helping people breastfeed” and is a vital resource for all families, not just the ones who plan to exclusively breastfeed or are “doing okay.” Lactation consultants work with families who chose to formula feed, babies with special needs, non-birthing parents who want to induce lactation, mamas who lose their babies but still have breastmilk, parents transitioning back to work, families with medical issues impacting breastfeeding, parents who are exclusively pumping, and more. Read more>>

Michelle Faust | Author & publisher

There is power in storytelling. Our stories are at the core of everything we are and do. Our experiences shape us, give us values, teach us important lessons, they essentially mold and shape us for our career, family decisions, and give us our purpose and why. Understanding our story is one thing, writing it down gives it great power and momentum. It can be a journey of healing or help us to better understand our passions, which may in fact change the course of what we do for a living. Understanding our story and sharing it on different stages attracts our market, connects us with like-minded people, and puts us in a position of authority in our space. If you want to live large, you must identify the story inside, craft it into an engaging tale, and share it with the world. Read more>>