Great Women Of Business

Lydia Pinkham - “Networking”



In a time when women were desperate for safe and effective treatments for women’s health issues, Lydia Pinkham's Vegetable Compounds became one of the best-known medicines of the 19th century. She began by giving away the compound for free to create a strong referral network, which fueled the rapid growth of her business. Sponsors! Leesa - Get $160 off a Leesa mattress at LinkedIn - Go to to get $50 off your first job post. Care/of - Go to and enter WOMEN for 25% off your first month of personalized Care/of vitamins. Secret - Not sweating is great, so you should buy Secret Clinical Strength Antiperspirant. Pretty Litter - Go to and use code WOMEN to get 20% off your first order. See for privacy information. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit