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By Lela Nargi “Because I’m a girl engineer, everyone always thinks I started this business with my husband,” says Jenny Young with a laugh that only vaguely disguises her frustration.
Our childhoods shape us and prepare us, not only for our own lives, but for the joys and values we’ll pass on to others. As told to Lela Nargi My
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