I have always loved gutsy women and Janice Bryant Howroyd is one such woman! How many times have you come across a self made entrepreneur who has made her own place in the corporate sector and carried forward her family’s legacy? I know one such person. Her name is Janice Bryant Howroyd. She is a woman who has some guts. She is the founder, chairman as well as the CEO of ACT-1, a global company that delivers human resources, manpower and management solutions to Fortune 500 brands worldwide. As of now, Janice Bryant Howroyd’s 25 year old company has presence all over the USA. This is quite an astonishing achievement for a woman, I must say. You may think what actually motivated Janice Bryant Howroyd to start an enterprise like ACT-1. She says that from her childhood she visualized to alter the way people live. She believed that people should be allowed to implement their desires. She had strong belief in her thought and her capabilities. Janice also attributes a major part of her achievements to her parents. Have you any idea about how Howroyd has made it this far? She says that right from her childhood she was advised to give topmost priority to her work. Both her parents worked as CEOs and hence she inherited corporate work culture from both. She, along with her siblings, was taught the meaning of responsibility from a tender age. That has helped her to adhere to her profession from the start of her venture. Do you know that technology has been an instrumental factor behind the phenomenal growth and expansion of ACT-1? That is what Janice confirms, too. She believes in making technology more human centric since it is useful for people who avail it. The dedication to the clients is the keyword of her company. Janice Bryant Howroyd emphasizes on making the best utilization of money. She selects people with leadership quality in them. That way the growth of the company never hits any bottleneck. Focus is also given on educating the employees as only they can bring more fame and success to the organization. Janice feels that women entrepreneurs should never sacrifice their personal life to achieve something in profession. Investment is the business is fine as long as we give our family the attention and care they deserve. She feels that our families can be the biggest pillars of strength behind our success.