To pivot or to persevere? Or more bluntly – to give up or to not to give up? This is a haunting question, a question that has ramifications far after an answer has been chosen and it’s also a question that almost everyone in our community has had to face at one time or another. How do you know when to give up and when to keep trying?

Teresa Frias | Health Coach

There is no scientific method that we can follow to help us determine if we should keep working on something, or simply give up just because the idea didn’t work. In my opinion my driving factor has always been Faith. I strongly believe that things happend or did not happen for a reason and just gives me the motivation to try again and work on a different approach. Read more>>

Olivia Ramirez | Handmade Jewelry Designer

I’m a great believer of, if it makes you happy, keep going! Even though at times things will get though and your creative process gets stuck, eventually things will come around, it will always works out. Read more>>

SHELBY LIGMAN | Hair & Makeup Artist

When it comes down to it, I know that there will be bad days. It’s inevitable. However I also know all my great days outweigh the terrible ones. When you know this is all you have you also know that you have no option to quit. Which is true, going through beauty school at 26 I knew that this HAD to work. I think being in the mentality of always making it work when it comes to something you love has pushed me to never quit and to keep going. Read more>>