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Tyra Banks' Honest AF Career Advice Will Make You Love Her Even More

She taught us how to be on top.

They say you should never meet your idol. But Jazzmyne said, "F that" and jumped at the opportunity to interview Tyra freakin' Banks!

Brb, hyperventilating.
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Brb, hyperventilating.

She had this advice to give about figuring out your dreams:

Good to know you don't need to have it all figured out.
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Good to know you don't need to have it all figured out.

And told us sometimes it's ok to let certain dreams go:

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"Shake Ya Body" is still a jam, tho.

She also had this to say about personal branding:

When you're as real as Tyra, authenticity is key!
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When you're as real as Tyra, authenticity is key!

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And dealing with negative criticism:

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Don't give the haters too much to feed on.

She talked about how part of the reason she wrote her book, Perfect Is Boring, with her mom was so moms and daughters could have candid conversations about important topics:

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Tyra also said, "We need to be real with our daughters."

Tyra also revealed that in the early days of American's Next Top Model, she would personally comfort eliminated contestants:

Those early contestants were v lucky!
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Those early contestants were v lucky!

But her team put a stop to it because the next day she'd be exhausted and makin' faces like this:

But she had people on her team comfort them instead.
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But she had people on her team comfort them instead.

If you want tons more advice from Tyra, watch the full interview!

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