Don’t fret ‘excessive scrutiny’ of Mary Barra; She certainly won’t

Kathy Kram, School of Management

In the wake of General Motors’ succession announcement today, surely we’ll get a week or so of auto-industry coverage that will carry a strong strain like this:…

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“I do hope that Barra doesn’t fall prey to excessive scrutiny – as did Carly Fiorina [as CEO of Hewlett-Packard] – because she is so visible as the first female CEO of GM. That would not be helpful for her, for the company, or for those of us who want to see more diversity in the C-suite.”

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