The 8 March 2016 was International Women’s Day, and what better way to celebrate it than to talk to some of Australia’s most inspiring executives about business and the advice they have for others.

Business Insider asked 23 female business leaders for business lessons they would tell their younger selves.

Common themes included not being afraid of failure and encouragement to ask the big questions — here’s the advice they shared and hope others can learn from.

Sandra McCleod, CEO of Locomote provided her advice to others. 

To read Sandra's tips as well as other influential female business leaders click here. 

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