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Isabel dos Santos: Empowering Africa

Leaders have a role to play in society. When these people are offered a chance to speak to the world, they can open numerous opportunities for other individuals who want to become successful. Successful entrepreneurs have always used their stories to put encourage others to work hard and emerge winners in competitive times (ItwebAfrica). Isabel dos Santos is a business leader who takes a unique position in the global business world. Many know her as the wealthiest woman in Africa. Her father was once the president of Angola. The businesswoman has been using her top role in society to help highlight the problems faced by people in the community.

Dos Santos Background

Several years ago, Isabel dos Santos was only given the title of the richest woman in Africa. However, the businesswoman started getting recognition in the global community. Her ability to grow and lead companies in a wide range of industries caught the attention of many. Most of these organizations focus on telecommunication, construction and finance. Having worked in business for the last twenty years, Isabel dos Santos has become very experienced. In all her activities, the career woman has been using these skills to help other young entrepreneurs to make it in business.

Speaking engagements

Unlike many successful people in the world, Isabel dos Santos has been using her influence in the right way. In many forums, the businesswoman has been offered a chance to speak, and she always takes time to provide advice and recognize the people in Africa and their achievements. According to Isabel dos Santos, the people living in Africa have an entrepreneurial spirit, and when given the right opportunities, they can emerge to be very successful individuals. Lack of technology in Africa has been one of the key reasons the continent is not doing well in business. Isabel dos Santos has traveled to many destinations in the world. According to the businesswoman, countries abroad are doing well because they have introduced technology in almost all industries, unlike African nations. Africa, however, has numerous resources for its people who have different cultures. Isabel dos Santos urges everyone to introduce technology in their investment so that they can reap the benefits.

More interesting information about Dos Santos´ life and career at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqUiIt557ZshsWhJPABVFyw

Louis Chenevert: Remembering the Past at United Technologies Corporation

It’s important to ask elders about what they used to do. Learning from the older generation can be a great benefit to younger professionals. That doesn’t mean every single elderly person is wise and knows what they’re talking about. It just means some of them have invaluable information that students can’t learn from a book.

One of those older professionals is Louis Chenevert, former Chairman, CEO, and President of United Technologies Corporation. United Technologies Corporation is a technology company that wanted to develop groundbreaking products before a 30-year cycle ended. Based on Chenevert’s testimony, that’s exactly what they accomplished.

Even though he retired from United Technologies Corporation in 2014, everyone still talks to him about his time there. Before joining United Technologies Corporation, he worked at Pratt & Whitney and General Motors, which he didn’t like at first.

His first job was at General Motors, and he learned how to put up with a lot of negativity when he first started working there. As time passed, he worked his way up the corporate ladder and earned the Production General Manager position before moving on to Pratt in 1993. He began President of Pratt & Whitney in 1999 but left in 2006.

After that, he started working at United Technologies Corporation and quickly rose up their corporate ladder. Within the next two years, he was named President and CEO of United Technologies Corporation. Two years after that, he was named Chairman of the company.

One of the most requested answers he gives to interviewers is about how the company used to bring their products to life. When he worked for United Technologies Corporation, they had a bunch of small teams being lead by one leadership team. That system produced some of their most recognizable products.

The second question it always gets involves his habits. He’s an entrepreneur, so he has all the same habits and natural gifts that all entrepreneurs have; mostly, he’s passionate and results-oriented.

http://releasefact.com/2017/09/louis-chenevert-a-pioneer-in-the-aerospace-industry/