Favorite Famed As: General Motors CEO About: Mary Barra is the current chief executive officer of General Motors, or GM. She is actually the first female CEO of a multinational automaker. Barra received a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from General Motors Institute, which is now
Favorite Famed As: South Korea’s first female President About: Park Geun-hye is South Korea’s eleventh president. More importantly, she is the nation’s first female president, and the first female head of state in Northeast Asia. Before her time as President, Park served as the chairwoman of
Favorite Name a female graphic novelist.
Favorite If you were a movie producer, which book would you turn into a feature film?
Favorite The “C-suite” is a term that is constantly used in the world of business. The C-suite refers to a company’s most senior executives, or the employees “at the top” of a company. There are actually several positions that belong to the C-suite, contrary to what some may think. The most
Favorite The first supermoon of the summer appeared last week. The supermoon occurs as a result of the moon becoming full on the same days as its perigee. And the perigee is the point in the moon’s orbit when the moon is closest to Earth. This occurrence is actually pretty common; last
Favorite German chemist, Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge, first identified caffeine in 1820. It has been estimated that over 120,000 tons of caffeine are consumed globally each year. The most common way of caffeine intake, as many of us know, is coffee. Even though a cup of coffee can really provide
Favorite Ever since tablets and eReaders designed for electronic reading rose to popularity, less and less people have been physically traveling to public libraries to check out books. Additionally, since the Internet makes resources so much more accessible, people can find reading material and
Favorite Since the rise of technology over the past decade, many public places around the world have installed charging stations for the several electronic devices that people carry on them. Phones, laptops, tablets and more can all be charged in public places when their power is running low.
Favorite Recently, House Republicans voted in favor of a $287 billion tax cut for businesses. It is reported that there was no mention of a plan to offset or pay for the tax cut. The vote, in favor to opposed, was 258-160. It is actually one of the largest “unpaid measures” passed by the House