Being a successful entrepreneur involves mistakes and failures, but the difference between those who give up is that they keep on the game. Here some advice from women around the world that show courage to face their challenges.
Nothing better that to start the year with encouragement from these entrepreneurs, mothers, and inspiring women, from the past and present, but the words will keep alive forever.
Whatever you do, be different – that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can’t think of better advice for an entrepreneur. If you’re different, you will stand out.
Founder of The Body Shop
We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Chief Operating Officer of Facebook and founder of Leanin.org
Why has the word [feminism] become such an uncomfortable one? It is not the word that is important; it’s the idea and the ambition behind it.”
Actress, model, and activist
Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.”
Founder of Spanx
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
Politician, diplomat, and activist.
Until we get equality in education, we won’t have an equal society.
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Tell your children they are what you want them to be.
TV Anchor and Founder of BBMundo
Entrepreneurs are willing to work 80 hours a week to avoid working 40 hours a week.
Entrepreneur, TV anchor.
“If you truly believe you have a good idea. Don’t let any body tell you it is not. Keep with it and work hard to realize your vision.”
Reshma Chattaram Chamberlin
CEO of Muzio
I hope the fathers and mothers of little girls will look at them and say ‘yes, women can.’
Brazilian economist and politician
If people are doubting how far you can go, go so far that they can’t hear you anymore.
Entrepreneur, public speaker, author, mom
Life-fulfilling work is never about the money — when you feel true passion for something, you instinctively find ways to nurture it.
If one girl with courage is a revolution, imagine what feats we can achieve together.
Queen Rania of Jordan
Entrepreneurship, just like motherhood, is not a 9-5 job
Founder if Social Tech Live, speaker and author.
All you need, is one person to say yes to an idea
Inventor, business woman.
There is no innovation and creativity without failure period
Professor, public speaker.
I have learned, that is better to move fast. I would rather make a mistake, realize what I did, and try something else instead of spending a lot of time thinking and not acting.
Co-founder of Slide Share