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Melissa Johnson

Published 10:11am Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Something to offer that a customer won’t find somewhere else:  We provide our customers with low prices, a clean store and fast and friendly checkouts.

Advice to young leaders: Don’t fail to learn all you can from those who went before you. Don’t be afraid to challenge the rules. But most of all, remember to stay humble.

Your role model: My mom is definitely my role model. She taught me that no task is too big, no day is too tiring and no challenge is too difficult. She also taught me that when life knocks you down, it’s not what knocked you down that defines you – it’s how you get yourself back up.

Key to a successful business:  Always look for ways to improve your business and make it stand out from the competition. Recognize that you don’t know everything, and be open to new ideas and new approaches.

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