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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE

CNBC: GM and Ford take cues from Tesla’s success, but try to avoid Musk’s mistakes

It was also one of the latest examples of executives at legacy automakers showing Musk some appreciation. They’ve also adopted at least some of his company’s strategies to catch up to Tesla’s electric vehicle sales the world over.

“What I take away from Tesla’s success is that there’s a huge market for EVs and they validated that,” GM CEO Mary Barra said during an online discussion Thursday for The Economic Club of New York’s Women in Business event.


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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE

CNBC:  GM CEO Mary Barra: 'We're just at the beginning' of where company's stock will move

“I think as the market begins to see all of the assets and resources General Motors brings to this transformation, I think we’re just at the beginning of where you’ll see GM’s stock move,” she said during an online discussion Thursday for The Economic Club of New York’s Women in Business event.

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE

BLOOMBERG: Fraser Says Idea That Women Don't Help Women Is 'Utter Rubbish'

There’s a theory in corporate America that women in positions of power don’t help other women. Citigroup Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jane Fraser doesn’t buy it.

“Utter rubbish,” Fraser said during a panel discussion with General Motors Co. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra for the Economic Club of New York. “From my own experience, I have to say I’ve had wonderful male mentors, but the support of different female mentors, friends, colleagues, female CEOs has been extraordinary.”



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International Women in Business Conference

ECNY: Hosting Video Webinar

he Economic Club of New York, along with the Consulates General of Canada and France, invite you to attend a half-day forum on the role the public and private sectors can play in accelerating gender equity in the workplace.

This program will address macro trends impacting businesses, including longstanding barriers women continue to face, as well as emerging challenges that threaten to reverse progress made over the last few decades. Discussions will focus on the future of business broadly as well as concrete ways in which business leaders and policy makers can fuel women's empowerment, promote and ensure women’s leadership, and foster inclusive economies in a fast-changing landscape.