At the age of ten Martha Stewart appeared in a commercials for Unilever to start a career as a model. Today she is one of the nation's most successful businesswomen. She built the Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia company in the television and print media and designing lines of products sold at national retailers.
It may have been destiny. The daughter of Polish immigrants, her parents taught her cooking, crafts, sewing and much more that would be the basis from her post-modeling success as a decorator and designer for Detroit is own Kmart Corporation.
Many wondered why a woman of her talents and prestige would partner with the discounter when they felt she was more suited for a full-line upstairs department store chain. But Martha’s wisdom proved right as Kmart invested millions into her product line. This parlayed into her television show and magazine.
Why did she take such an expected step as signing with Kmart?
“Without an open-minded mind”, she said, “you can never be _______.” (Choose the correct ending from the choices below)
On my television show.
A great success.
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