The breakfast club

Julia Stewart, the sharp-talking CEO of IHOP, gives author Nora Ephron a run for her money as the two candidly discuss careers, family and, of course, pancakes.

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Julia Stewart has come full circle.

As a teenager, she was a waitress at an International House of Pancakes. While slinging flapjacks, she decided she'd like to run a company someday.

Now, with IHOP's 50th anniversary on the horizon, Stewart has a plan to honor her company and to celebrate her own past.

Click here for Stewart's plan

Pancake love

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The glass ceiling



Inspiration hits

Everyday indulgence
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