She’ll be the first Canadian woman to ever feature on a banknote. Continue reading Viola Desmond, Canada’s Civil Rights Pioneer, To Appear On $10 Bill
Companies can add value and profit to the bottom line with supplier diversity
If you are looking for a tip on how to grow the value of your business and gain a competitive edge, one that the executives in the C-suite at Georgia Power, Ryder, Duke Energy, Southern Company, Frito- Lay, Microsoft or Delta Air Lines might pass along is: Continue reading Why a Supplier Diversity Program is Good for Business
Let’s hope fiction will catalyze reality
We’ve made it. After decades of paltry onscreen portrayals of black people—who often don’t seem to exist apart from being slaves or sidekicks—2016 has given our lives silver-screen shape. Continue reading African-American Actors Ruled Hollywood This Year
The newcomer opened up about what he feels he and America’s 44th president have in common.
“The Walking Dead” actress Sonequa Martin-Green has landed the lead role on CBS All Access’ “Star Trek: Discovery.” Continue reading ‘Walking Dead’ Star Lands ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Lead
By Judith Lindenberger
If you are looking for a job, writing a resume is one of the first steps you need to take. The goal of a resume is to get you in the door with prospective employers. And, you have about 30 seconds to grab the reader’s attention. Continue reading 10 Tips For Resumes That Work
Pomona College’s Board of Trustees has named G. Gabrielle Starr as the school’s next president, the first time a woman and African American has been appointed to lead the Claremont liberal arts institution. Continue reading Pomona College’s new president will be the first woman and African American to lead the campus
Kudzoo has 500,000 downloads Continue reading Black entrepreneurs develop mobile app that pays students for getting good grades
Fashion has its Pantone chart and Pharrell Williams has Hu — a new fashion project with Adidas Originals that aims to chip away at color barriers by exalting human diversity. Continue reading How Pharrell Williams & Adidas Are Trying to Chip Away Racial Barriers
The 32-year-old plans to lead and give back to a city that has supported her.
Continue reading Former WNBA player Tamara James is now mayor of her hometown
By Roy Betts
The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), the founders of Black History Month, convened its 101st Annual Conference in Richmond, VA, Oct. 5-9. Continue reading The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) Wraps Up its 101st Annual Conference
On behalf of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) National President Perry Tarrant, our Executive Board, local chapters, and members, you are invited to attend our annual William R. Bracey Winter CEO Symposium. The symposium is scheduled for February 16-18, 2017, at the Westin Seattle in Seattle, WA. Continue reading NOBLE Announces the 2017 William R. Bracey Winter CEO Symposium!