Name: Lauren Wrighton
City: Indianapolis, IN
Profession: Angie’s List business center rep (helping businesses grow their online presence through Angie’s List)
What inspires or motivates you?
Helping others by making their lives easier and more enjoyable.
How do you approach challenges?
With an attitude that I can accomplish anything and that the world is on my side!
How do you deal with or manage your stress?
Taking deep breaths! I also have many habits in place that help deal with stress. I exercise daily, eat healthy, and try my best to ask for help when I need it!
What is your personal motto or philosophy when it comes to your career?
“True happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.” This mantra keeps me humble and reminds me that there will always be something more to want but happiness is finding good in the now!
What do you feel is the most important characteristic to possess to be successful? (Or one piece of advice you wish someone gave you as a 20-something?)
Trust yourself, love yourself, and educate yourself. Try doing something small each day to make yourself better.