21: Laura Simms: Digging Deeper to Create a Career

  Never miss a new episode of Lightbulb Moment! Sign up for the weekly newsletter and you'll also learn behind-the-scenes stories and get bonus tips not shared in the episodes.   The dread of the real world was pressing down on Laura Simms while she was in college....

20: Angela Greaser: An Educated Leap of Faith

Growing up, Angela Greaser learned that you graduate high school, go to college, get a job, then work your way up in the company. That was the right thing to do. Doing your own thing wasn’t the right, safe, and stable thing to do. When her first daughter was born,...

19: Nailah Blades: You’re Allowed to Change

After college, Nailah Blades Wylie landed a dream job with a great salary, a corporate credit card, and a company car. It didn’t take long, however, for her to realize the job was more of a nightmare than a dream.   So, she took the leap and started her own company....

18: Melissa Camilleri: Some Blessings Wear Disguises

Melissa Camilleri’s ex-husband stood before her in their bedroom one day and, seemingly out of the blue, told her he didn’t want to be with her anymore. She was devastated, especially because the news came in the midst of several deaths in her close family.   Melissa...

17: Tonya Rineer: Stay True to Yourself

Whenever deciding on a path to take in life, whether it be financial, education, or otherwise, the one thing most people recommend is to follow your heart. Do what you love and you’ll never have to work a day in your life. What happens if we forget why we...

16: Susanna Cresce: Perfect is Relative

One of the biggest ways we hold ourselves back from being happy is fear of leaving. We feel that because we’ve spent X amount of years in school, a relationship, a job, etc. that we owe something. The only thing you owe to yourself is your own...

15: Yael Bendahan: My Education Doesn’t Define Me

Do you ever have the urge to pursue an idea or dream? Do you ever hold yourself back by whispering to yourself that you’re not smart, pretty, or talented enough? Yael Bendahan knows what it’s like to, not only have those same limiting...

14: Kimra Luna: Teach with Humanity

The majority of us, if we’re lucky, have warm memories of one (or more than one) teacher that really made an impact on our lives. Regardless of the subject they taught, to this day we still remember the lesson(s) that resonated with us. Kimra...

13: Arianna Taboada: Writing a Book Takes Time

Are you one of those people who think, or have thought about, writing a book, but don’t know where to start? Do you aspire to publish, but you’re not sure if you have the time? Arianna Taboada was in a similar situation when she decided to go...

12: Tiana Dodson: Healthy at Any Size

When we think about health and fitness and what that looks like, most people conjure images of bodybuilders and super models. Society and the media constantly force these images down our throats, and if we don’t fit into that image, then we haven’t...