• How this woman went from a Pizza Hut employee to founder of $4 billion startup

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    When Nichole Mustard found herself adrift after college, she made a simple promise to herself: "be happy."
    Time and again that choice led her to revamp her life and start over someplace new.
    Ten years ago, it led her to sell her house, take a 60% pay cut and move her family across the country to found Credit Karma - a startup that today employs 800 people and is valued at $4 billion.
    But it almost fell apart months after she risked it all.
    Nichole Mustard isn't your classic Silicon Valley tech founder. She didn't teach herself to code as a kid. She didn't attend Stanford. She didn't intern...
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