Sally Ride never intended to shatter the glass ceiling, but she certainly "shattered the space ceiling" and became a true inspiration to legions of young girls, like myself. But her leadership legacy extends far beyond inspiring female youth.
A classic scene from the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid has Butch facing off with Harvey, a renegade gang member, in a knife fight. Butch hesitates at the start, saying he wants to get the rules straightened out. "Rules?" Harvey replies. "In a knife fight? No rules!"
Global Economy, Competitiveness, Government Policy, Operations, Supply Chain
With its Plan Nord, the Quebec government has committed to generating CAD 80 billion in investment over 25 years in the north of the province, including several billion public dollars to build core infrastructure and improve local socioeconomic conditions. The area’s resources include 75,000 square miles of commercial forest; vast hydroelectric, wind, and solar power potential; unspoiled landscapes and wildlife to sustain tourism; and important mineral resources—including rare earth elements.
If the headline read “Surveys Show Students Not Challenged in School” you’d hear most Americans mutter in unison a discouraged “Well, duh!” Would the reaction be different if the crawl on the evening news said “Kids Know They’re Not Learning Anything in School”?