Great Women Of Business

Estée Lauder - “Dedication”



As a teenager, Estée Lauder gained valuable business experience working in her father's hardware store and learned important business principles of dedication, determination, and discipline. Inspired by her uncle, a chemist who created beauty products and fragrances, Lauder realized her true calling was in beauty products. Not only did she make the world a more beautiful place, she also left behind a billion-dollar legacy. Sponsors! Target/Slate Studios - Subscribe now to Coffee and Crayons podcast. Leesa - Get $160 off a Leesa mattress at Western Governors University - Get your $65 application fee waived at Ritual - Go to to sign up and learn more. LinkedIn - Go to and get $50 off your first job post. See for privacy information. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit