Kamala Harris was sworn in as California’s newest U.S. senator on Tuesday, becoming the first African-American senator in the state’s history. Continue reading Kamala Harris Sworn in as California’s First African American Senator
She is an all American. Continue reading American Girl diversifies its line-up with new African-American doll Gabriela
Thinking about going for a career in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics? Now is the perfect time. STEM is a quickly growing and high paying area that is a great direction for new or graduating students to take. But is it really right for you? Check out these 10 reasons why you should consider making STEM your future career. Continue reading 10 Reasons to Consider a Career in the STEM Fields
Nothing lasts forever. Hot brands in franchising don’t stay hot forever. New brands are always entering the marketplace. New ideas for products and services are introduced every year. Some of these new franchise concepts end up succeeding–exploding even. Some of them fade away soon after they’re launched. But, even the hot ones eventually lose their fire. Keep that fact in mind as you’re searching for a franchise you’d like to own. Continue reading Ever Thought About Owning Your Own Franchise?
The civil-rights leader calls on the ride-hailing company to release diversity figures on its workforce, as Apple, Facebook and others have done. Continue reading Uber challenged on diversity by Jesse Jackson
USBLN is excited to announce that registration is now open for our 20th Annual National Conference & Biz2Biz Expo entitled, “Disability: A Catalyst for Innovation.” Continue reading Registration for the USBLN 20th Annual National Conference & Biz2Biz is now open!
The name is Hunter Greene. Continue reading As MLB aims to attract African American pitchers, Hunter Greene may be model
On Tuesday, Coachella announced its 2017 lineup which includes headliners Radiohead, Kendrick Lamar and ― best of all ― Beyoncé.
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Hiring a person with a disability can seem like a big risk, especially as a small business owner with limited resources. Continue reading Why Hiring Disabled People is Smart for Business Owners
The first black U.S. president might be on the way out, but the year also saw several African American firsts in literature, entertainment, politics and sports.
For example, in 2016, the long-awaited National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. opened — a mecca housing artifacts and art chronicling the struggles and triumphs of blacks in the U.S.
NBCBLK presents a year of firsts. Continue reading Breaking Barriers in 2016: A Year of Firsts Among African Americans