We Celebrate Ursula Burns2/18/2013
As I sit and look around my Fundamentals of Management class it is hard to not notice the absence o...
As I sit and look around my Fundamentals of Management class it is hard to not notice the absence of black women. When you look at the list of CEOs of Fortune 500 Companies it is also hard not to notice the absence of black women. In a field over populated by white masculine faces, Ursula Burns stands out as the first and only black female to serve as a CEO of a Fortune 500 company.
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