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Judy Faulkner: Ditch the Rule Book and Quietly Rise

As women increasingly rise to the to the top of the corporate ladder in traditionally male dominated fields such as technology, Judy Faulkner has been an idol for a growing number of female CEOs across the world. Faulkner, now age 73, leads one of the nation’s most influential companies, which provides technology for health record keeping. What makes Faulkner particularly special is not only her ranking on Forbes as number six on the list of America’s most successful self-made women and the most successful female founder of a technology company, but the means to which she got her idea off the ground. The computer engineer and longstanding software CEO has never gone the traditional route,...