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Girl Ceo - by Katherine Ellison & Ronnie Cohen (Paperback)

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Rebel girls, young entrepreneurs, and other trailblazing tweens and teens will find inspiring success stories and practical advice for launching their own illustrious careers--right now!

Mini-biographies of leading women entrepreneurs—from Katrina Lake to Oprah, Tavi Gevinson to Sheryl Sandberg, and Ursula Burns to Diane von Furstenberg—offer windows into what it takes to succeed, with a particular focus on the challenges faced (and overcome) by girls and women. Each success story provides different lessons in life and leadership—such as how to:

*identify a lucrative niche

*build and maintain a brand

*grow a loyal customer base

*raise money for research and development

*write a polished pitch 

*turn an interest (or a passion) into a career

*build a strong network

Fascinating figures from the words of media, technology, fashion, food, and more share their secrets with tomorrow’s leaders. Some of the women whose stories will be included in the book are:

Rachael Ray

Oprah

Prerna Gupta

Sheryl Sandberg

Katrina Lake

Ursula Burns

Estee Lauder

Madam CJ Walker

Diane von Furstenberg

Tavi Gevinson

Joy Mangano

Lilly Singh

Mariam Naficy

Judy Faulkner
Debbie Sterling

Anne Wojcicki

Katherine Graham

Venus Williams
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Author: Katherine Ellison & Ronnie Cohen
Language: English
Street Date: June 5, 2018
TCIN: 53450534
UPC: 9781941367520
Item Number (DPCI): 248-68-0692

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