Tag Archives: Diversity Watch

What it Takes to Be an Effective Leader

Two experts examine how chief diversity officers effect real change

Redia Anderson and Lenora Billings-Harris, both of whom have a long and nationally recognized history…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Learning How to LEAD

Marcus Allen’s original plan was to join the military after college, but he changed his…

By Brittany Hutson

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Unemployment Still ‘Uneven’

Report finds that African Americans more likely among the jobless despite education

It’s no surprise that, compared with other groups, African Americans have been hardest hit by…

By Benice Atufunwa

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Future of Diversity: Cultural Inclusion Is a Business Imperative

As a Millennial—those born approximately between 1981 and 2000—I belong to a generation of 75…

By Annya M. Lott

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The Next Generation

Innovative and resilient, Millennials are a new breed of American workers

in 2008, eldridge Betts realized he didn’t have enough money to continue studying for his…

By Brittany Hutson

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The Truth About Our Differences

Two diversity experts� feedback about challenges of race and gender in the workplace

Cultural Anthropologists Thomas Kochman and Jean Mavrelis have worked as diversity consultants since the inception…

By Dale Coachman

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Global Diversity Ranks Last

Report exposes the most essential requirements for leadership success. Guess what�s at the bottom of the list?

As we embark on a new decade, a number of factors have reshaped the business…

By Brittany Hutson

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Taking It to the Next Level

A leading career expert offers advice for female career development and advancement

In her latest book, Career GPS: Strategies for Women Navigating the New Corporate Landscape (Amistad;…

By Dale Coachman

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Higher Learning

Research presents several factors that can lead to increased graduation rates for black men

By 2020, President Barack Obama envisions America leading the world in producing college graduates; however,…

By Brittany Hutson

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The Legal Face of Diversity

A recent study underlines unresolved challenges for African Americans in the legal profession, causing organizations to advocate for improved diversity efforts

After practicing law for nearly eight years, by 2003, B. Seth Bryant had reached a…

By Brittany Hutson

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A Helping Hand

Major corporations are mentoring small businesses to become competitive suppliers

Mentoring programs help small minority companies learn about a company’s culture and expectations, develop a…

By Brittany Hutson

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Through New Doors

EMC's chief diversity officer says going beyond what's familiar could lead to your next opportunity

Jackie Glenn, chief diversity officer and senior director of human resources for EMC Corp., a…

By Brittany Hutson

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Through New Doors

EMC's chief diversity officer says going beyond what's familiar could lead to your next opportunity

Jackie Glenn, chief diversity officer and senior director of human resources for EMC Corp., a…

By Brittany Hutson

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