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Ursula Burns

Celebrating #MAKERSmoms

Mothers are coaches, teachers, and friends. They're the unsung heros of the everyday who are often behind triumphs and succe es — no matter how big or... Read More »

How Ursula Burns Worked Her Way Up to CEO of a Fortune 500 Company

Ursula Burns was born in New York City, to a single mother. When she was about 8, the Burns family moved from tenement housing to the projects. Her mo... Read More »

Want to Run a Top Company? Study Science

More than 30 percent of the women on Fortune’s Most Powerful Women in Busine list studied science for their undergraduate degree, including number on... Read More »

Sallie Krawcheck Invests in Companies that Invest in Women

After years with Citi and Bank of America, Sallie Krawcheck realized she wanted to invest in women and purchased women's busine network 85 Broads to... Read More »

#ThrowBackThursday: Most Powerful MAKERS

In honor of the Forbes' 100 Most Powerful Women, we are dedicating this week's #ThrowBackThursday to the 12 MAKERS on the list.   Our 12 MAKERS come f... Read More »

Happy Mother's Day! 10 Quotes From MAKERS On Their Mothers

Happy Mother's Day! MAKERS is happy to take this opportunity to honor what it means to be a mother and the impact mothers and motherhood have on the i... Read More »

MAKERS Celebrates Black History Month: What I Learned From My Mother

To mark the beginning of February's Black History Month, we wanted to dig a little deeper into the personal histories of some of our African American... Read More »

5 Views on Current Challenges Facing Women

  In 2011, women surpa ed men in gaining advanced college and bachelor’s degrees, for the first time in American history. And yet, while women have en... Read More »

5 Views On Groundbreaking Moments

  Every MAKER has a wealth of unique and personal experiences that are powerful on their own. How can we combine their experiences to create a multi-f... Read More »