Up at 3 a.m., at her desk by 4:30 and on air by 5, Bui finds she often needs a boost. For her, it's a personal mantra: "Let's do this thing," which she's found herself saying a lot with all the challenges she's taken on. "I remember being a senior at Maryland, and they said, 'Write down your five-year plan.' And I wrote, "I want to be a news anchor in Baltimore, Maryland.' But I never thought it would happen."