Mary Kay Ash is a successful woman entrepreneur who built a business from nothing into a multi-billion dollar company dealing in cosmetic products and empowering women from all across the globe. Recognised today as America’s greatest woman entrepreneur, Mary Kay started her business on key success principles such as “praising people to success” and “placing faith first, family second and career third”. This principles help spur her early success as a small business owner selling cosmetics to one of the largest direct sellers of skin-care and colour cosmetics products in the United States, and then the world.
Although she passed away on November 22, 2011, the company she founded now have more than 2.5 million Independent Beauty Consultants in more than 35 markets worldwide according to marykaytribute.com, an official website dedicated to celebrating her life and legacy. She is our entrepreneur of the month and we are sharing one of her empowering videos where she spoke on effective time management, a critical requirement for every entrepreneur.
According to her, effective time management is being able to distinguish between what’s urgent, what’s important and what’s trivial. Click the play button below to watch the video.