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What I Know Now About Success: Letters from Extraordinary Women to Their Younger Selves

Book Description

In the same manner of the New York Times bestseller What I Know Now comes a collection of letters to inspire and ignite the ambitions of women everywhere. Remarkable women write letters to their younger selves, telling the stories of familiar obstacles faced by ordinary women, who were able to accomplish something extraordinary.

What I Know Now About Success includes letters from fashion designer Kate Spade, makeup artist Trish McEvoy, Food Network star Paula Deen, ESPN host Hannah Storm, and others.

Table of Contents

  2. Title Page
  3. Introduction
  4. SHARON ALLEN - Chairman of Deloitte
  5. CATHIE BLACK - President of Hearst Magazines
  6. AMBASSADOR NANCY BRINKER - Founder of Susan G. Komen for the Cure
  7. BOBBI BROWN - Founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics
  8. JEAN CHATZKY - Author and Financial Editor at Today
  9. BARBARA CORCORAN - Real-Estate Entrepreneur and Shark Tank Judge
  10. PAMELA CRAIG - CFO of Accenture
  11. PAULA DEEN - Cookbook Author and Food Network Star
  12. NANCE DICCIANI - Former President and CEO of Specialty Materials, a Honeywell Unit
  13. YUE-SAI KAN - Chinese American Entrepreneur and TV Personality
  14. KITTY KOLDING - President of House Party
  15. EMILY KWOK - Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion
  16. LIZ LANGE - Founder of Liz Lange Maternity
  17. EMILY MANN - Playwright and Artistic Director of McCarter Theatre
  18. TRISH McEVOY - Makeup Artist and Founder of Trish McEvoy
  19. SOLEDAD O’BRIEN - CNN Anchor and Special Correspondent
  20. SUZE ORMAN - Personal-Finance Author, Columnist, and PBS Star
  21. OUIDAD - Curly-Hair Entrepreneur and Founder of Ouidad
  22. MARY LOU QUINLAN - Author and CEO of Just Ask a Woman
  23. MEL ROBBINS - Host of the Syndicated Radio Show The Mel Robbins Show
  24. SYLVIE ROCHETTE - Founder and CEO of Victorian Epicure
  25. CYNTHIA ROWLEY - Fashion Designer
  26. SUZANNE SOMERS - Actress and Entrepreneur
  27. KATE SPADE - Designer and Founder of Kate Spade
  28. LISA STONE - Co-Founder of BlogHer
  29. HANNAH STORM - Co-Host of ESPN’s SportsCenter
  30. C. VIVIAN STRINGER - Women’s Basketball Coach at Rutgers University
  31. TRUDY SULLIVAN - CEO and President of The Talbots
  32. LINDA KAPLAN THALER - Author and Founder of The Kaplan Thaler Group
  33. DIANE VON FURSTENBERG - Fashion Designer and Founder of DVF
  34. BARBARA WALTERS - Co-Executive Producer and Co-Host of The View
  35. SUZY WELCH - Author and Columnist
  36. CHRISTINE TODD WHITMAN - Former Governor of New Jersey and EPA Administrator
  38. Acknowledgements
  40. Copyright Page