At Alcoa, our vision is to be the best in the world--in the eyes of our customers, shareholders, communities and people.
Company: Union Pacific
Title: Vice President, Intermodal Operations
“I’ve learned that it takes hard work, PERSONAL responsibility, and courage to truly ‘be the change.”
Title: Chief Diversity Officer
"he most challenging people or situations create the greatest opportunity for growth."
Title: President/CEO Shell Chemical LP
“Leadership development accelerates when you are stretched beyond your current skill set.”
Title: Vice President, Corporate Communications
"To every woman starting her career: she must recognize her self-worth; work hard at everything she embarks upon; and not underestimate the importance of networking."
Title: Senior Vice President and Deputy Chief Investment Officer
“In order to succeed, it is essential to build a strong team with diverse talents.”
Company: State Street
Title: Executive Vice President and Head of Global Human Resources
"...high performers who have a great attitude are the ones who stand out..."
In K-12, classes are overcrowded, calendars are being cut, and there is FLIGHT to private schools.
Company: ManPower Group
Title: Senior Vice President, Innovation & Workforce Solutions
Employers must partner with all schools to create courses and curriculums that develop the skills they demand now and in the future, while simultaneously increasing young people’s exposure to how work is changing in their companies and industries.
Company: Ace Hardware
Title: Vice President, Merchandising
"Know your own personal strengths and weaknesses and build a team with individuals whose strengths differ from your own."
Title: Corporation VP, Office of CEO, Operations & Alliances
"Be and believe in yourself!"
Title: Vice President, Head Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Business Unit
Throughout my career, I’ve carefully observed leaders and noted their actions, skills, and styles.
Company: McKesson Corporation
Title: President, McKesson Pharmacy Systems & Automation
“I shared my career plan with any contacts I made who were willing to listen …”
Company: Women Veterans Interactive
Title: Founder and CEO
“I don’t follow crowds and trends, and most of all, I don’t jump on band wagons—I build them.”
Company: Arrow Electronics
Title: Vice President, Sales, Central Region, Global Components
"Always project confidence and others will have confidence in you."
Company: Rockwell Collins
Title: Vice President, Finance & Corporate Controller
“For me, work/life balance …[is] a daily game of prioritizing and evaluating what will be important minutes, months, and years from now.”
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