We asked some brilliant folks from the community to tell us about the most important lesson their business or career has taught them. We’ve shared some of those responses below.

David Joyner | Head Creator @ 82Infinity Media

The most important lesson that I have learned on my creative career journey is that the pendulum will always swing, so it is best to never get too high on the highs or too low on the lows. Granted, while this advice is a very inspirational way of approaching life in general and an even more zen approach to being a creative making a career in the creative arena; it still remains very hard to execute. Read more>>

Sezin Ahmet Turkmenoglu | Bassist & Composer & Educator

Being open to new ideas and viewpoints is one of the most important lessons my career has taught me. In this way, I have been able to expand my limits in my capacity and I believe this is an endless journey. Read more>>

Cortni’ Davis-Jackson | CEO, Jingle Lingo (Advertising/Jingles)

Be Open minded! An open mind leads to new ideas and concepts… new ways to innovate and create. It’s refreshing every now and then to get another opinion or outlook. Whether it resonates with your soul or not, being open is key to allowing the best version of yourself to flow freely. NEVER stop learning! Read more>>