NewsUSA - Ask any young person what they want to be when they grow up and you most likely will get lofty answers, such as a pro-football player or a You Tube star. While admirable, it may be worthwhile to temper these expectations and get kids thinking about a Plan B that incorporates their dreams into the real world.
A Portrait of Robert O. Anderson Robert Orville Anderson, petroleum executive, rancher and civic leader, was active in the oil industry since his graduation from The University of Chicago in with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Anderson retired from the company in to form an independent oil and gas company. During his lifetime his business endeavors included, the exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil, cattle raising and feeding operations, mining and milling, and general manufacturing.
Inhe acquired a substantial interest in a small refinery in Artesia, New Mexico, at which time he and his family moved to New Mexico. In the next 15 years he bought and expanded several refineries and purchased Wilshire Oil Company of California, which was subsequently sold to Gulf Oil Corporation.
Anderson served on the Board of Directors of national Petroleum Council beginning in and was the recipient of numerous honorary degrees and awards, recognizing his extensive interest in public and charitable affairs.
He was the first recipient of the Charles A. He was the first recipient of The Dwight D. Eisenhower Medal of Excellence in Anderson was born in Chicago on April 13, He and his wife Barbara had seven children and were married for 68 years. He was 90 years old when he passed away at his Roswell home on December 2, Looking for business events in Accra?
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45 Chapters New NBMBAA. Jul 06, · Fewer teenagers plan to work this summer, but not for lack of ambition, according to a survey by Junior Achievement, an organization that educates young people about business .
Jun 26, · A team from Kings Park High School won second place in the Junior Achievement of New York's 10th Annual High School Business Plan Competition. Burbank, of Ithaca, New York, said he eventually pitched his idea for a mobile barber shop to Dale Jasinski, associate professor of entrepreneurship and strategy at Quinnipiac.
Jasinski suggested that Burbank put together a proposal and present it at the Connecticut State Business Plan Competition, which was two days away.