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Girls who run the world : 31 CEOs who mean business  Cover Image Book Book

Girls who run the world : 31 CEOs who mean business / by Diana Kapp ; illustrated by Bijou Karman.

Kapp, Diana (Diana E.), (author.). Karman, Bijou, (illustrator.).


Part biography, part business how-to, and fully empowering, this book is the perfect gift for future entrepreneurs...because you're never too young to dream BIG! --
Brief sketches, each accompanied by a drawing of the subject, profile women who are breaking career barriers this very second. Kapp starts each profile with a short, breezy Q&A, then covers the woman's inspirations, achievements, and plans for the future. She also provides DIY tips and must-know concepts to help readers create their own success stories. -- adapted from back cover and perusal of book.

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  • ISBN: 9781984893055
  • ISBN: 198489305X
  • ISBN: 9780593119075
  • ISBN: 059311907X
  • Physical Description: xii, 308 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Fashion/apparel. Jenn Hyman, Rent the runway ; Sara Blakely, Spanx ; Emma McIlroy, Wildfang ; Katrina Lake, Stitch fix -- Food. Natasha Case, Coolhaus ; Diane Campbell, The candy store ; Kara Goldin, Hint -- Science. Anne Wojcicki, 23andme ; Rachel Haurwitz, Caribou biosciences ; Nina Tandon, Epibone ; Jessica O. Matthews, Uncharted power ; Jane Chen, Embrace innovations and little lotus -- Jewelry/accessories. Emily Núñez Cavness, Sword & plough ; Hannah Lavon, Hooray hoopla and pals -- Makeup. Leslie Blodgett, Bare excentuals and bareminerals ; Katia Beauchamp, Birchbox ; Emily Weiss, Glossier -- Flowers. Christina Stembel, Farmgirl flowers -- Stationery. Mariam Naficy, Minted -- Apps/tech. Maci Peterson Philitas, On second thought ; Stephanie Lampkin, Blendoor ; Sarah Leary, Nextdoor ; Amber Venz Box, Rewardstyle -- Media. Lisa Sugar, Popsugar ; Beatriz Acevedo, Mitú -- Fitness. Elizabeth Cutler and Julie Rice, Soulcycle -- Home. Suzy Batiz, Poo-pourri ; Tina Sharkey, Brandless -- Packaging. Jesse Genet, Lumi -- Construction. Tracy Young, Plangrid -- Your ultimate business survival kit: sixteen must-know concepts -- Putting it down on paper: writing a very preliminary business plan -- Diving into the finances -- Young entrepreneur-tested/approved ideas -- Now: go run the world.
Subject: Businesswomen > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.
Illustrated works.
Informational works.
Juvenile works.
Young adult nonfiction.
Illustrated works.
Informational works.

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Homer Public Library YA 338 KAP (Text) 000157570 Teen Corner -- Nonfiction Available -

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