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The Shortform

What is the most hurtful thing anyone said to you in business?

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Jamie Kern Lima describes the moment an investor told her, “We’re going to pass on investing in your company. If you want the truth, I’m not sure women will buy makeup from someone who looks like you. You know, with your body and weight.”

Fresh out of college, in one of my first interviews, a restaurant owner told me he wasn’t going to let a ‘little girl’…

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Patricia Rosa

Patricia Rosa

I write engaging articles sprinkled with sarcasm. Writing in History of Yesterday, Writers Blokke and Illumination. Find me www.patricialrosa.com