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Who I am: Autumn Adeigbo, womenswear designer and producer My company: I design colorful & conversational women’s wear, sprinkled with African culture, for professional, high profile and creative women. I lead a cross-cultural collective of women who ethically source, produce and distribute my namesake fashion label. https://autumnadeigbo.com/ My fear: Not being able to achieve work/life

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Who I am: Christina Bellman, creator of Levo Oil My company: Levo Oil is a high end kitchen countertop appliance that infuses any oil or butter with any herb. https://www.levooil.com/ My fear: Being responsible for my team’s assets and wellbeing. How I overcame it: I excel at managing expectations and stick to promises I make to my team. What happened

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Who I am: Nancy Capistran, Founder of Capistran Leadership, LLC and Crisis Interception, LLC. My company: Nancy describes Capistran as "911 for businesses." It is a business advisory firm that specializes in "human dynamics." http://www.capistranleadership.com/ My fear: I had 3 types of cancer and underwent 10 surgeries in a 4-year

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Who I am: Vickie Howell, founder of The Knit Show My company: The Knit Show is the "first studio quality, community-funded and internationally accessible, episodic how-to knitting & crochet series." It sidesteps traditional avenues to create high-quality, engaging, accessible DIY programming, content, and products. theknitshow.com My fear: Admitting I needed

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Who I am: Shira Berk, founder and CEO of Goodie Girl Cookies. My company: Goodie Girl Cookies is a line of gluten-free cookies sold online and in stores. goodiegirlcookies.com My fear: Starting my business! How I overcame it: I overcame my fear by starting my own business. I was in marketing before being dared

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Who I am: Judith Jacques, founder of blackwomeninmedia.com. My company: My company provides platforms to highlight prominent figures in the Black community. blackwomeninmedia.com. My fear: Stepping out on faith and creating a brand and business with no financial backing was my greatest fear! How I overcame it: Now I'm making deals

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Who I am: Erica Sandberg, Financial Expert My company: I am a consumer finance reporter and the host of Adventures with Money. http://www.ericasandberg.com/ My fear: Getting lost in the crowd. I come from a family of 9, so had to scream my way into getting noticed. How I overcame it: I jumped

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Who I am: Holly Daniels Christensen, founder and CEO of Dune Jewelry. My company: Dune Jewelry is experiential jewelry. https://dunejewelry.com/ My fear: My biggest fear was that my lack of a formal education would limit my success! How I overcame it: Fortunately I pushed forward, secured a mentor, continued to educate myself independently and am growing my

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Who I am: Anca Novacovici, founder of Eco-Coach My company: Eco-Coach provides sustainability consulting for businesses, nonprofits and government agencies to help them save money and the planet. www.eco-coach.com My fear: Speaking in public! How I overcame it: In the first 3 years in business, I spoke at 32 events, including a

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Who I am: Janice Taylor, founder of Mazu My company: Mazu is a family first social media platform built to encourage youth and their families to become responsible digital citizens. mazufamily.com My fear: Losing my kids to social media! How I overcame it: My fear forced me to create a safe, fun and nurturing

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