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Author Sparks, Edith, author
Title Boss lady : how three women entrepreneurs built successful big businesses in the mid-twentieth century / Edith Sparks
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2017]
©2017
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 人文社會聯圖  HD6054.4.U6 S67 2017    AVAILABLE    30610020531547
Descript xiv, 309 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Series The Luther H. Hodges Jr. and Luther H. Hodges Sr. series on business, entrepreneurship, and public policy
Luther H. Hodges, Jr. and Luther H. Hodges, Sr. series on business, entrepreneurship, and public policy
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-297) and index
Constructing entrepreneurial pathways -- Government and women's business ownership -- Labor-management relations -- Gender as brand management -- Women and business valuation: asserting self-worth
"... the careers of three pioneering businesswomen--Tillie Lewis (founder of Flotill Products), Olive Ann Beech (cofounder of Beech Aircraft), and Margaret Rudkin (founder of Pepperidge Farm)--who started their own manufacturing companies in the 1930s, sold them to major corporations in the 1960s and 1970s, and became members of their corporate boards"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Women-owned business enterprises -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Women executives -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Biography
Businesswomen -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Biography
Lewis, Tillie, 1904-1977
Beech, Olive Ann, 1903-1993
Rudkin, Margaret
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