Even as a teenager, supermodel Tyra Banks always knew that her newfound fame as a cover girl would be temporary. Having taken advantage of the power of reinvention, Banks is now one of the highest earning women on television. She serves as creator, producer and judge on “America’s Next Top Model,” and doles advice on her daytime show, “The Tyra Banks Show,” all of which banked the beauty around $23 million dollars last year.
Multimillion Dollar Lesson: Think about how you can reinvent yourself. If one career stalls, figure out how to use your skills to create the next opportunity.