There are people who are born to be ground breakers nomatter barriers ahead of them. Some will be busy crying for conducive enviroment inoder to breakthrough. Others point to their failure to issue of racism. Yes racism can hinder progress but their people who shut their ears from what they hear about their skin and focus on destiny. Destiny is a prize accolade worth to fight for .Ursula Burns dified all odds of hindrance eg race and gender to become the first black CEO woman in USA , the CEO of Xerox, the first black woman CEO to head a Fortune 500 company, and the first woman to succeed another as head of a Fortune 500 company.Burns served as Xerox CEO from 2009 to 2016 and Xerox chairwoman from 2010 to 2017.In 2014, Forbes rated her the 22nd most powerful woman in the world.Among other civic positions, she was a leader of the STEM program of the White House from 2009 to 2016, and head of the President’s Export Council from 2015 until 2016.
Ursula was born on the September 20, 1958, is an American businesswoman. She is the chairman of VEON, a senior advisor to Teneo, and a non-executive director of the beverage company Diageo since April 2018, among other directorships such as Uber.Burns was raised by a single mother in the Baruch Houses, a New York City housing project. Both of her parents were Panamanian immigrants. She attended Cathedral High School, a Catholic all-girls school on East 56th Street in New York. She went on to obtain a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute in 1980 and a master of science in mechanical engineering from Columbia University a year later.She has since received additional honorary degrees from several universities in USA which include Howard University.Burns made headlines in 2009 when she became the first black woman CEO of a Fortune 500 company.Burns has been exceptionally visible during her tenure, making frequent public appearances. Burns pushed for the $6.4 billion acquisition of Affiliated Computer Services that closed in 2010.
Don’t let the enviroment dedicate your destiny . Be a fighter nomatter your gender. I know it is hard on African Americans ladies to be CEO’s in USA but I know we have many Ursula’s .First have positive settings in your mindset and fight for your destiny. You will make it.
I am looking for NGO , Funders,Individuals and Corporate World who can fund my iniative called Rebuild Africa .My main focus is to do Leadership Success Speaking to remote areas ,cities ,schools ,work places in Africa. I want to start to organise leadership conferences around Africa and the world. In Africa we have a lot of potential but need someone to speak into someone as a way of reigniting the fire. I have an Initiative I duped Rebuild Africa.Africa once dubbed the black continent continues unabated its trend of not satisfying needs and aspirations of its especially the youth. My heart bleed for betterment of African youth.The current nature of global conflict and the array of threats confronting African Nations require now solutions and pooling of ideas to shape a comprehensive and conclusive response. As citizens of Africa and entire we need to rise up and say a big NO to terrorism and xenophobia. Terrorism and xenophobia presents a serious and sustained threat to the Africa and Africa progress. The
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