We love rebels and people who challenge the status quo, conventional wisdom and mainstream narratives and so we asked some really bright folks to tell us about one piece of conventional advice they disagree with.

Dana Andrews | An Electrician and a Core Group Member of A Childs Dream-Ca

“Worker Harder!! And you will go farther! Hard work alone will not propell you to the place you may want to be in life and or your career. It is true that you must create some sort of plan for your career. You must revisit that plan to see if you have kept course. Read more>>

Adeola Abayomi | Life Coach and Entreprenuer

I do not believe that you should choose one thing and stay with it. I believe that man can be multidimensional and the moment we box ourselves to one thing, we envelope our capacity to be great and empty it in the bin. Those who say “Jack of all Trades, Master of All”, do not know the full saying. It is “a jack of all trades is a master of none, but oftentimes better than a master of one”. I believe that everyone should be allowed to live. Becoming is a journey not a destination. Read more>>

Lacey Rochelle | Poet, Author, and Incredible advice giver

My parents always taught me that I needed to “pick something.” Growing up I loved dancing,poetry, academic writing, creating plays, and fashion. They often told me that I needed to focus my attention into one and let the others fall by the wayside. However, that often left me feeling unfulfilled. I think often times in entrepreneurship and life in general we are told we have to be one thing or the other and I just do not agree. Read more>>