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Ashley Ayan

Story of Madam C.J. Walker

Posted by Ashley Ayan Feb 19, 2016

Wanted to share this great piece about Madam C.J. Walker - who is orphaned at age 8, married at 14, and widowed at 20 with a daughter to raise, became a millionaire entrepreneur in the Deep South at the turn of a century.

The Amazing Life of One of America’s Earliest Black, Female Entrepreneurs - News - Harvard Business School

Check out this Fortune article written by Carol Leaman, CEO of Axonify about how more women leaders can instill confidence in the workplace.

 

One Factor That Should Never Define a Leader - Fortune