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Teaching The 13-year-old who built a best-selling lemonade brand

The 13-year-old who built a best-selling lemonade brand

The BBC's weekly The Boss series profiles a different business leader from around the world. This week we spoke to Mikaila Ulmer, the 13-year-old chief executive of Me & The Bees Lemonade. Mikaila Ulmer's lemonade is now stocked in more than 500 stores across the US, but unfortunately she has slipped to a "C" in her maths class.

James Jeffrey
BBC News


What lessons can be learned from Makaila's story?
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