In this episode of Dissecting Success Theresa and Blair sit down with brand designer and strategist, Nikki Takahashi. From practicing Karate to building a multiple 6 figure/year branding agency, Nikki had a rocky start. However, her Karate studies with masters, taught her to work through the blood, sweat, and tears and gave her the dedication, grit, and willpower to succeed. She believes that you need to be wake up excited to do your work and why every day should feel like a holiday. Find that balance between polite vs acceptable so that you can become unapologetically yourself.