Birchbox CEO Katia Beauchamp's optimism is infectious. And, at 34, she is already mentoring her younger staff. "It's gratifying as an entrepreneur to see your young team get things done. It's amazing what they can do at young ages."

She fosters and encourages her staff.

"You don't have to be exceptionally brilliant to make change...you just have to have a willingness to try and try again," she said told Alpha Rising at her store in downtown NYC.

So listen in for more inspiration.

 

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