In our view, values and principles are the foundation upon which our lives, careers and relationships are built. So, we asked folks we admire to open up to us about the values and principles that matter most to them.

Pearl Pearlman | Yoga Instructor & Entrepreneur

I think the value or principle that matters to me most is communication because it is the foundation of all success happening. When there is clear communication and everyone is on the same page, projects and deadlines can be accomplished with the most efficiency. It also makes people feel seen, heard, and cared about when they are informed and discussions are had before decisions are made. Read more>>

Christine Lé-Terrado | PMU Artist & Educator

Integrity. In a world where botched brows have become so common, integrity is what sets Lélux apart. I treat my client’s eyebrows like they are my own. Only using top of the line pigments and products that are authentic. I also offer in depth training for students, critiquing their work and teaching them good work ethics to prevent anymore botched brows. Read more>>

Kavalya Fletcher | Certified Personal Trainer & Primal Health Coach

Access To Education & Empowerment As someone who was over 60 lbs overweight, my unhealthy eating habits were primarily connected to emotional eating and cultural associations with food. In a minority context, it didn’t help that access to nutrition and fitness education was/still is practically nonexistent. I wish I could say that is it just about the availability of the information, but it’s really about understanding the information at a level in which you can apply it. Read more>>