Advanced Society: Oprah related with people from any background. She talked about topics that others were too afraid to speak up about, like racial and sexist issues. She taught and continues to teach society how to deal with negative situations and turn them into positive ones. Her focus on self-improvement is motivating and inspiring to everyone.
Advanced the Economy: Being such an exemplary figure in society, Oprah could persuade her audience very easily. Products, books, foods, etc. mentioned on her show would always become more popular after talked about by Oprah, which benefited many other entrepreneurs and therefore money flow in the economy.
Entrepreneurs and businesses today look to Oprah's success and approach to her audience as an example. Her outlook on life is the reason for her prosperity in business. Valuable entrepreneurial lessons we can learn from Oprah Winfrey include: embrace who you are, respond to negativity with positivity, accept mistakes because you learn from them, challenge ordinary ways of thinking, be a go-getter, help others, and have fun with what you do.