In the world of social media, so many people look at those they admire and try to copy their every move in the hopes that they will be just as successful. They then find themselves being frustrated because they are burnt out from not being their authentic selves. If you think about it, it is tiring to be someone other than yourself.
The roadmap to success is different for everyone. One thing that I’ve always heard – but did not pay attention to at the beginning of my journey – is that whatever it is that makes me different is also what will make me successful. I've always thought that was just a generic statement but now that I’m here, I totally understand and I couldn’t agree more.
The roadmap to being successful is to be your unique self. What exactly does that mean? Let me break it down for you: If you’re in a field that may be saturated with super-talented creatives, it’s easy to get intimidated. But, you have to get into a business mindset. Ask yourself this: “What makes me different?” Whatever that is, use it! The special quality that makes you different is also what will make you stand out. And standing out amongst a crowd of talented individuals will help to lead you on a road to success.
by: Tabitha Sewer