Ms. Winfrey was the first lady in history to own and produce her own talk show in 1988. (Lussier and Achua, 2010). Oprah’s magazine was launched in 2000. This was just one of the hundreds of great things her accomplished in her life. She had made history and will continue to for years on.
Introduction Eleanor Roosevelt is considered to be one of the most influential women of all time. Not only did she achieve an incredible amount on behalf of the United States throughout her life, but more importantly, she shattered the boundaries that defined the typical gender roles of her era. “She continues to haunt our memories and inspire our days, because she never gave up on life; she never stopped learning or changing. She worked to transform our world on behalf of greater dignity and more security for all people, for women and men in equal measure” (Cook 3). Born into a white, aristocratic family in New York City, Roosevelt began her life standing on the perfect foundation off of which she could propel into future success.
1. Where would Ann be placed in each of the Five Factor Model (FFM) categories? She would be place in the openness to experience factor. Based on the Minicase and how she is described, it is easy to draw a conclusion that she is a curious person, making her very capable of innovative thinking. This trait has made her into the successful person that she is, and how she has pushed the companies she has worked for into strong competitors.
Her affection for acting and her aspiration to provide quality entertainment projects into production drove her to form her own production company, Harpo Productions Inc, in 1986. Today Harpo is a formidable force in film and television production, as well as magazine publishing. In 1988, Harpo Productions, Inc gained ownership of all production responsibilities for The Oprah Winfrey Show. Making Oprah the first woman to own and produce her own talk show. The show later on grew on to presenting sensational stories and outrageous guests to attract more viewers.
3. Ho Ching major sources of power expert power, referent power, and legitimate power. Expert power because Ho Ching has receive awards for being a highly successful business women so she could be consider an expert in the business world or
She has a great impact on American pop culture and the lives of women with her empowering music by planting a message in the society that being a female means she is in control and aiming to success comes with hard work. Beyonce Knowles is an influential icon in popular culture with her award-winning songs and top quality performances while at the same time, managing her million dollars businesses and playing the role of a wife and mother. She marks her place as a female artist that will be remembered over many years to come because she sets the standard of perfection in the music industry and she has inspired fellow singers and performers to follow her footsteps. British singer Leona Lewis commented, “Beyonce is great, so lovely and down to earth and talented. She’s inspiring”.
Taking head to her own words is how Howroyd has built her business up to become the largest global Black woman owned billion dollar company, and still continues to grow successfully. Howroyd is also an active member of the Women’s Leadership Board of the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard
Eleanor Roosevelt, an admired and well respected First Lady and wife to President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Outspoken, caring, compassionate and very determined. Who would of known her legacy would far surpass that of her own husbands and even the US borders. She won internal respect and admiration on her role as first lady and wife of a US President and was without a doubt one of the most influential member on the UN's commission on Human Rights. Eleanor was not a scholar nor an expert in international laws unlike any of the members.
But the artist who draws everyone’s attention, everyone has heard of and makes many want to constantly be listening to her and be like her, someone who is a key element of my generation has to be Lady Gaga. Lady Gaga has been making a name for herself as soon as her pop music hit the radio. Her first hit was “Just Dance” release in 2008. Hitting #1 in the billboard charts in 2009 followed by the release of her first album, The Fame. This really got people listening and earned her 8 Grammy nomination and 2 wins.
Sharon Wright: This applicant was considered to be one of the best due to her visionary idea. Her product saves time and valuable money instantly due to its use. During her presentation she showed confidence by always maintaining eye contact with one of the dragons at any given moment. She didn’t forget anything, and planned the scenario well. She gave a small introduction to her product, then a demonstration of how it works, followed by some facts about how much money it will save (6.8million a year), before informing the dragons that she has already found companies who would like a direct supply of her innovative idea.