Mary Kay Ash

Mary Kay Ash Six Most Important Qualities – Chapter Six: Courage

Mary Kay Ash once said, “Courage is the art of doing what we fear to do and doing it well, no matter how difficult we think it might be.”  If it weren’t for our founder’s courage to blaze a new trail for women 55 years ago, her venture may have never led to what is now one of the greatest success stories of all time.

After experiencing inequality in the workplace, Mary Kay Ash set out to create more opportunities for women by building a company that empowered women and put them in control of their future.  She did this with her life’s savings of $5,000, the support of her family and one very important quality – courage.