An open letter to myself because I feel as each year goes by and you get older, sometimes you need to remind yourself of who you are and where you’re going. Hopefully, it will also inspire, motivate and trigger others.
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Do not listen to the ‘nay sayers,’ there is nothing wrong with working a nine to five job. I believe that when you find the right job that meets your qualifications, there is plenty of money to be made and benefits to be had. With that being said, I also believe that making sure you have a legitimate side hustle is just as important. I emphasize legitimate because, please do not be that person out here scamming people out of money, so you can get rich quick (let’s not act like we don’t know a couple of Joanne’s in the streets). I knew I wanted to build my own brand and eventually work for myself, after working hourly jobs in high school and college. I would come home after a long days work and complain to my mother about how rude customers were and how my bosses treated me unfairly. My mom would tell me “Jade, it’s going to be like that where ever you go, unless you start your own business,” and that my friends, stuck with me.
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