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How Sara Blakely Built a Billion-Dollar Business From Scratch
She built the Spanx brand starting out with just $5,000 in savings and no experience in retail or manufacturing.
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It's not just about the money, as these successful men and women illustrate.
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Billionaire Sara Blakely Pledges to Give Away Half of Her Fortune
The Spanx founder is the first self-made female billionaire to sign Warren Buffett's Giving Pledge.
Bounce Back: The Inspiration Playlists of Multimillionaire Entrepreneurs
From Spanx founder Sara Blakely to skateboard icon Tony Hawk, hear what music inspires high-profile entrepreneurs to quickly shift their mindset and face their challenges.
'Failure Is Not Trying' and Other Fatherly Advice to Entrepreneurs
Reflections from Sara Blakely, Pete Cashmore, and Bert Jacobs on what they remember most about their dad's influence.