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My Days With Martha

An inside look, plus lessons learned, from an <i>Apprentice</i>

By Dawna Stone

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Dawna Stone, just chosen by Martha Stewart to be herapprentice on The Apprentice: Martha Stewart, is the founderand publisher of Her Sportsmagazine, which was recognized as one ofthe 30 most notable magazine launches of 2004. This interview tookplace before she was selected to be Stewart's apprentice. Toget even more scoop from Stone on the show and her fellowcandidates, readour exclusive interview with her that took place after shewon.

Last fall, I was fortunate enough to work with the world'sfirst female self-made billionaire as one of 16 candidates onThe Apprentice: Martha Stewart. I consider Martha one of thegreatest female entrepreneurs of our time, and since publishing isher main business, I couldn't think of anyone I'd ratherlearn from.

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