Patricia Miller

A co-founder of the Vera Bradley Company talks about creativity in leadership, entrepreneurship, and the difference between leadership and management.

Born or Made?

“Both. You can become a better leader. I can become a better leader. Every day I can.”

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Leaders Are Readers

Books I Recommend

  • Suite Francaise
    —by Irene Nemirovsky
    Fiction, History
  • No Ordinary Time
    —by Doris Kearns Goodwin
    Non-Fiction, Biography
  • Team of Rivals
    —by Doris Kearns Goodwin
    Non-Fiction, History
  • Winning
    —by Jack Welch
    Non-Fiction, Biography
  • Einstein: His Life and Universe
    —by Walter Isaacson
    Non-Fiction, Biography
  • Madam Secretary
    —by Madeleine Albright
    Non-Fiction, Autobiography

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