We asked some folks we admire to share one piece of conventional advice they disagree with.

Rudy Arora and Sarthak Dhawan | Teen Entrepreneurs

When starting a business, many entrepreneurs try to make their business model and operations fully “scalable” from day one. They do this because they believe that having a scalable business model is the ultimate key to success. Read more>>

Alyssa Arredondo | Owner of A-Lysst Lashes

The general advice of working hard now so that I can enjoy life later. It doesn’t really make sense to me, why would I want to waste all of my “best” years working and wait until in my 60s to see the world or do things I wanted to do back when I was in my 20s? Read more>>

Ashley Finley | Social-Emotional Children’s Author, Entrepreneur & Mental Health Advocate

It has been said that successful entrepreneurship requires sleepless nights, overworking, and exhaustion. I would dare to say that alignment, rhythm, and timing are more important. Read more>>

Kenneth (D-Lou) Sikes | Hip Hop Artist

Practice makes perfect Read more>>