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Jacquelyn Quattro grew up using her mother's homemade natural beauty remedies. As an adult, she sold off her designer goods to fund her own all-natural cosmetics brand.
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Alon Ozery learned to bake pita bread in his grandmother's kitchen as a child. Later, he and his brother used that experience to launch an international business.
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TripActions aims to make the business travel experience rewarding for employees and employers. Co-founder and CEO Ariel Cohen shares the company's story.
Entrepreneur Steve Jackson worked his way up from teenage pizza delivery boy to CEO of a thriving pizza franchise. Here's his story of success.
At age 22, Robyn Santiago was bartending at the restaurant she would later own with her husband. The busy entrepreneur also founded Illumination PR. Santiago shares her journey.
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The music industry is experiencing a renaissance with an influx of startups that give artists more control over their careers.
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Jay Coughlan learned the hard way that adversity can't be avoided. After spending six months in prison, he turned his life around and became CEO of TruBalanced.
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