We had the good fortune of connecting with Nicole Callis and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Nicole, what’s something about your industry that outsiders are probably unaware of?
I think something a lot of people don’t realize about the influencer/blogging world is how much behind the scenes goes on. A lot of people think its just taking pictures and trying on clothes when in fact thats only a small portion of it. There is lots of business negotiation, taxes, planning, analytics, etc.

Can you open up a bit about your work and career? We’re big fans and we’d love for our community to learn more about your work.
I started back in 2015 and ever since then I have worked for growing my business presence. It was definitely not the easiest road (lots of bumps), but it is so worth it. In this social media world, there is definitely no straight line/easy way to grow and with that there have been many challenges. Growing my business has definitely required a lot of long nights, creative thinking and overtime. I have learned that nothing worth having comes easy. This is my dream career so I work hard at it every single day. I would want everyone to know about my brand that it truly has my heart and soul poured into it and I hope it inspires other women to go after what they want too.

If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
There are so many amazing places to go in the DFW area! I was born here and grew up here my entire life and I still find new little gems. A few hot spots I would say to visit are Legacy West for dinner and then to Legacy Hall for drinks. You HAVE to have a Mambo Taxi from Mi Cocina. The Shopping in Highland Park Village and Northpark Mall is so fun.

Who else deserves some credit and recognition?
My entire family and friends have been beyond supportive of my journey and would love to dedicate it to them!

Website: www.withlovenikki.com

Instagram: www.instagram.com/nicoleamcintosh

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