How to Run Your Business Like a Harvard Biz School Grad

Mented Cosmetics on the Gamechangers Podcast with Savannah Hayes

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In this episode of the Gamechangers podcast, I’m talking to KJ Miller & Amanda Johnson of Mented Cosmetics, the upscale beauty brand for women of color. As friends who first met at Harvard Business School, KJ & Amanda have so many insights on running a company with a business school mentality. They talk about normalizing the risk of start ups, the importance of product development, why to build a following before your launch, what they've learned from refining 80+ pitch presentations while raising capital, and why you should dream big from day one. Enjoy!

Some Things We Mention

AfroPunk Festival

Ulta Beauty


Google Drive

The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business (book)

Year of Yes (book)

Beauty Bakerie

Where You Can Find Mented Cosmetics

Mented Cosmetics

On Facebook

On Twitter

On Instagram

Gamechangers on Apple PodcastsI hope you enjoy!

Savannah x

All photos courtesy of Mented Cosmetics


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