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They started from the top by selecting their first female CEO Mary Barra. “Mary Barra is going from a 33-year General Motors employee to the first female CEO in the history of big auto.” (Woodyard, 2013, p. 1) The hiring of Barra was not a publicity stunt, and it received praise for its aims at diversity. “The new strategy was meant more for shoring up cautious shareholders and potential investors. So, I think righting the ship is what they’re trying to do with this one. Acevedo said about announcements.” (Kennedy, 2014, p. 1) CEO Barra has worked for GM for over 33 years, and she knows the auto industry.
I spent the first week at the foundation becoming familiar with the Razor’s Edge database; Razor’s Edge is a database program designed for non-profit organizations. Chris had me practice looking up names of people from public documents within the database and then making sure that I found the correct name for that person. It was very important that the person that I found in the database was the exact same person that was in the document of the information that the foundation wanted to track. I learned that there could be more than just one person with the same name; more important I learned how much research can be involved in one task that originally seemed very simple. The foundation had a very strict name verification procedure in which I needed ... ... middle of paper ... ...ion are very friendly, willing to answer any questions about a task, and are very good at helping a new person understand the whole work process, which helps someone to understand the importance of their individual tasks and makes them feel like part of a team.
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