Everyone has to start somewhere — and for many people that place is the bottom. However, having humble beginnings doesn't mean you can't climb your way up to serious success.
Several pople used the Whisper app, an online platform where users can post anonymous confessions, to share their own experiences working up the ladder after starting from the bottom. Their stories can serve as motivation to continue to be dedicated to improving your life and to work as hard as possible until you get to the place you want to be.
You can read some of their confessions below:
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