Oprah Winfrey is breaking new grounds with her network, OWN. Her’s is a very
inspiring success story. Sometime ago, Oprah revealed in an interview that OWN
wasn’t really yielding much returns because they hadn’t done proper research
before getting into business. However, that statement is history as this
wonderwoman has made a classic comeback.
Recently, O has been enjoying increased
viewership and she is reported to have made an extra 200 million dollars this
year(OMG!). She is one of the few self-made female billionaires on this year’s
rich-list. She is also the only African – American among the 400 wealthiest people
in the United States. Way to go Oprah!
Despite her networth, she has managed to avoid being a controversial public
figure. Her benevolent nature is also phenomenal. She currently funds an
educational cause named ‘ the $100 million Oprah Winfrey leadership
academy’ for Girls in South Africa. Wow! No wonder her money grows like
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