Deciding to work for yourself is often cited as the best decision folks in our community have made. Hearing the same response over and over led us to ask them about the next best decision folks have made and we’ve shared their responses with you below.

Georgia Brownlee | Business Owner | Sydasana Workplace Wellness

The single most important decision I made that has contributed to my business’s success has been to collaborate. You simply cannot do it all yourself in business! Outsourcing skills that I am not so crash hot with has proven to be an investment that returns ten fold, when you work with the right people. Growing our team of health and wellness experts has also enabled us to expand our service offering to meet the varied needs of our clients, and ensure the service quality is of the highest standard. Collaborating is fun! We have worked with some really creative people who bring new ideas and inspiration to the business, to help us thrive together. Read more>>

Bob Li | Music Producer

Making the investment to rent a studio space twice a week. I personally felt like I needed a separate place to work without distractions, and once I found that I started making much higher quality music. It also became so much easier to collaborate with others. I started finishing more songs, reaching out to more people, and getting more opportunities through word of mouth. It was a leap of faith but as a result I’ve been able to grow my career and work with so many talented artists. I’ve had it for a year now and would definitely say it’s paid off! Read more>>

Rebekah Stock | Owner of a metaphysical business & mother

I wanted to be happy. I wanted my kids to see me happy. I wanted my kids to see their mother succeed and pursue a dream, no matter how crazy the idea seemed. I don’t want my kids to settle in life, so it was imperative for me to demonstrate that for them. Read more>>