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The depths of Avon's U.S. despair

Avon Ladies used to be a fixture of U.S. pop culture, their ‘Ding Dong Avon Calling’ rallying cry part of the vernacular.

But the beauty products direct-seller’s salesforce has dwindled in size along with Avon’s U.S. 913 more words


Does Apple need a boardroom shakeup? Five considerations for Tim Cook

”The significance of last week’s report that Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook is ‘actively seeking new directors’ to add to the company’s board cannot be overstated,” Mark Rogers writes for Forbes. 265 more words


Apple changes bylaws after facing criticism about lack of diversity on board

”Apple Inc., facing behind-the-scenes pressure from some shareholders to add more female directors and executives, has taken a step to address the criticism and diversify its board,” Adam Satariano reports for Bloomberg. 509 more words


Apple Commits to More Diversity on It's Board of Directors

Apple has announced that they are committing to adding more women and minorities to their board of directors.

“The Committee is committed to actively seeking out highly qualified women and individuals from minority groups to include in the pool from which Board nominees are chosen.”

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Quotable Quotes - by Andrea Jung

“I was often the only woman or Asian sitting around a table of senior executives. I experienced plenty of meetings outside my organization with large groups of executives, where people assumed that I couldn’t be the boss, even though I was.” Andrea Jung former CEO, Avon…

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"Fire yourself ...

“Fire yourself on a Friday night and come in on Monday morning as if a search firm put you there as a turn-around leader. Can you be objective and make the bold change?” – Andrea Jung

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