Archives: General Motors

Women in the Boardroom: The Future of Female CEOs

Last week General Motors named Mary Barra their CEO. She’s highly qualified, and has worked at the company for over 30 years, so her appointment shouldn’t be much of a surprise. Except that she’s a woman. This hour we’ll discuss why it’s still rare for a female to oversee a corporation, and whether young women are aiming for the boardroom at all.

The Cars of Tomorrow

Even though ’57 Chevys had fins, they were pretty useless in the water. But some forward-thinking motorists are working toward a day when you can fly your car to work, or float to the grocery store. This hour of All Sides, we’ll explore the present and past states of cars of the future, and hear how “concept cars” are becoming a reality.

Documentary about the Closing of a GM Plant

The closing of a GM truck and SUV assembly plant in Moraine, Ohio