Women in the World: SheSuite in Discussion with Liz Elting

Meet Liz Elting, the co-CEO of TransPerfect. She’s ranks at No. 39 on the Forbes list of America’s wealthiest self-made women, and has a higher net worth than titans of the music industry like Beyoncé and Taylor Swift. She’s also a mother of two. In the latest episode of She-Suite, Women in the World founder and CEO Tina Brown interviews Elting about what exactly TransPerfect does and how it’s allowed her to amass such remarkable wealth. Elting also discusses the top skills that have allowed her to flourish and become the success that she is. And she says it’s good for women to be bossy at work “because that’s how you get to the be the boss.” She adds, “A leader needs to take charge and be the boss.”

Magdalene Visaggio