There are so many factors that can play a role in determining our results, performance and ultimately our success, but some factors matter more than others. We asked folks what they felt was the most important factor driving their success.

Cierra Garcia | Licensed Esthetician

Habits that helped me succeed in my business are plentiful. I feel communication is key, being personable, touching base often and making your guest feel comfortable and safe is top priority. I’d also include education as a top contender, you must always be learning, growing and curious. I’m a rule follower in the business realm so doing your due diligence on completing steps to be a legitimate business owner increases your credibility. I also have fun with my tribe and lend a listening ear; you’d be surprised to know my psychology graduate degree is put to work on the daily with clients needing a person to vent to. Habits are important to form success in business I feel specifically when they work, it creates consistent expectations for clients. Read more>>

Natho The Lotus | Artist, Investor, Playboy

Self Care, Self love, and Realization of self. Though the practices of meditation , yoga , and mindfulness. Finding the balance of being an Artist and entrepreneur/ investor while remaking true to myself and my values! Read more>>

Odalys B. | Photographer & Creative Director

As I move forward in my business everyday, I learn more and more the importance of self care. To mention a little of what helps me succeed it would definitely have to start with what self care looks like for me. To start my day, it involves my presence within God. Being grateful for waking up alive and ready to live the life I am meant to have. To be within nature and have inner peace is part of the definition for me to be able to succeed. Read more>>