Jessica Alba Shares Her Best Career Advice

Jessica Alba - Lead 2016
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Jessica Alba has proved time and time again her serious acting prowess, her effortlessly chic street style, her fabulous red carpet looks, and now she's here to confirm once and for that she's a business force to be reckoned with. The multi-hyphenate is taking over the official SCHEDULED Instagram account today to give her best career tips and business advice as someone who has founded and grown a successful billion dollar company: The Honest Company.

"Join #Under30Summit speaker Jessica Alba tomorrow as she takes over our Instagram account," Forbes captioned a series of still shots of Alba, posted to their Instagram account last night. "The actress, advocate, New York Times bestselling author and Founder & Chief Creative Officer of The Honest Co. will share her tips for success. Plus, stay tuned to our social channels for coverage of the Forbes’s Under 30 Summit in Boston coming up October 16-19. #JAxForbes #ForbesTakeover"

In her first Instagram of the day, Alba posted a fresh-faced selfie after what looked like a grueling workout class. "Hey Forbes friends! It’s @JessicaAlba and I’m taking over today to share what I’ve learned as an entrepreneur and the tips I use to help me get through my day," she captioned the shot. "First up? Be inspired. In business and in life, surround yourself with women you admire—women you can learn from and lean on."

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In another photo posted to the Forbes account, Alba shows off her pretty (and super-organized) desk, with the caption, "Be prepared. No matter the circumstance, I do my research, I study up and I’m never afraid to ask questions. Doing this work ahead of time frees me up to walk in with confidence and enjoy the process rather than be intimidated by it."

Keep checking back here for more updates on Alba's Forbes takeover, we're sure she has plenty more pieces of advice to dole out by the end of the day!

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