Alfred C. Fuller (1985-1973)
Original Fuller Brush Man
founder of the Fuller Brush Company

Are any readers of this old enough to remember Fuller Brush Men?

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His simple strategy for success: saying humble.

When reading, in a biography of him, that he was fired from his first three jobs, he remarked, It’s quite evident why I became self-employed — I had no choice.”

Click here to read his fascinating biography, at least it’s fascinating for dull men to read.

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