An honest reflection on the start of an entrepreneurship journey.

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Entrepreneurship has become a very trendy lifestyle over the past few years. With the rise of social media, a whole new industry of influencers and lifestyle marketers has emerged. This has shed light on a whole new way of living where we can ditch the slow gruel of the corporate 9–5 and become masters of our own success. …

A backpacker walking in the forrest at the top of a fork in the road.
A backpacker walking in the forrest at the top of a fork in the road.

Our experiences shape us. Throughout our life journey we experience many ups and downs some of which are so profound they change who we become. However, it is important to remember that it is not what happens to us in life but rather how we react that makes all the difference. Some people will allow their negative experiences to weigh them down while others look for ways to make the best out of their situation. Below are some helpful and actionable tips to change old patterns and get you back on your feet.


The reason you have come to your situation is because you have made a series of decisions that got you there. Often times we like to blame others for the mistakes that we have made in our lives but at the end of the day we are responsible for not only our choices but also our consequences. Taking some time to reflect on your choices will help you determine patterns of behavior that brought you to your troubled situation. Once you are able to identify those patterns you can then start to correct them. Reflecting the on the patterns we have identified and improving on them will help us to make better choices in the future. …


Laura Ibragimova

A yoga, meditation, and wellness coach with a passion for empowering others to transform their mind and bodies to achieve greater success in their lives.

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