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bill

New Bill Aims to Boost Diversity and Black Broadcast Station Ownership

Rep. G.K. Butterfield is pushing for a bill that could increase the number of African…

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race

Are Race Discussions on the Job Considered NSFW?

Like politics or religion, race shares the capacity to inflame or divide, yet respectful discussions about race render it appropriate for the workplace

In today’s world, in which nearly every major company supports “diversity” (at least, rhetorically), should…

By Stephen L. Ball

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Equal Pay Day

The 5 Things You Need to Know About Equal Pay Day

Learn how you can help to decrease the ongoing gender pay gap

As you join forces with women to advocate for the equity of women on Equal…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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black women

Black Women Making an Impact in Corporate America

Recognizing corporate social responsibility officers working in underserved communities

In a world filled with challenges and endemic social ills, it’s refreshing to know that…

By Christal Jackson

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Ericka Dunlap

How This Former Miss America Winner Changed Diversity and Inclusion

Ericka Dunlap first made history when she won Miss Florida 2003, followed by being crowned Miss America 2004. Now the CEO of her own diversity consulting firm, Dunlap discusses her pageant days, and shares her thoughts on the current state of diversity and inclusion in the workplace

BlackEnterprise.com caught up with Ericka Dunlap to learn more about her experience as Miss America…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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companies

50 Best Companies for Diversity Reception [PHOTOS]

BE celebrates top companies for their efforts in diversity and inclusion

Black Enterprise partnered with the Executive Leadership Council (ELC) to celebrate the top 50 companies…

By Selena Hill

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Susan K. Reid, Managing Director and Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Morgan Stanley

BE Celebrates the 50 Best Companies for Diversity

A night of libations, food, and celebration

On Jan. 24, Black Enterprise partnered with the Executive Leadership Council (ELC) to celebrate the…

By Selena Hill

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muslim ban

Trump’s Cabinet Lacks Diversity and Latinos

Trump's Cabinet is dominated by white, Republican men, and no Latinos

The Latino community is outraged that Donald Trump is set to become the first U.S.…

By Selena Hill

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stress

5 Tips for Surviving Work after Inauguration Day

Many Americans are dealing with the looming anxiety of returning to the workplace post-inauguration

In wake of the incoming Trump administration, here are a few tips to help you…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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Coalition

See How This Coalition is Helping Black Female Techies

The Research Coalition of Black Women and Girls in Computing is amplifying the voices of black women in computing

The Research Coalition of Black Women and Girls in Computing spoke to BE about celebrating…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Diversity

Here’s What This College Dean Really Thinks About Diversity

Dr. C. Adam Callery shares insight on diversity and moving forward

Dr. C. Adam Callery, Assoc. Dean of Business and Professional Services at Harold Washington College…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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google

Google Fiber Building Digital Walls Instead of Bridges

So much of the digital world has grown on us like a friend in the…

By Hazel Edney

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Erica Johnson-McElroy

Travel Elite: Erica Johnson-McElroy is Bringing Diversity to Luxury Hospitality

She works to promote the brand to encourage travelers (of all shades) to experience luxury when they visit Las Vegas

Erica Johnson-McElroy spoke with the Black Enterprise about the challenges of being a woman of…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Ford

2016 Best Companies for Diversity: Ford Motor Company

Here's how Ford Motor Company exercises its effort to nurture diversity and inclusion throughout the company

Ford currently has 11 Employee Resource Groups that help to foster diversity and inclusion, notably…

By Lisa Fraser

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employee resource groups

7 Corporations Maximizing Employee Resource Groups (Part 2)

ERGs aim to foster more inclusive and diverse work environments. Here are more examples of companies that have found success as a result of leveraging the power of ERGs

Check out part 2 of five corporations that exemplify the power of Employee Resource Groups…

By Lisa Fraser

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employee resource groups

7 Corporations Maximizing Employee Resource Groups (Part 1)

Employee Resource Groups, or ERGs, aim to foster more inclusive and diverse work environments. Here are a couple examples of companies that have found success as a result of applying and maximizing the power of ERGs

Check out these five corporations that exemplify the power of Employee Resource Groups as they…

By Lisa Fraser

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diversity

The 2016 50 Best Companies for Diversity

These 50 companies recognize the value of the link between diversity and engagement

These 50 companies recognize the value of the link between diversity and engagement, which is…

By Kali Wilder

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social issues

These Companies Are Stepping Up To Talk About Social Issues

They're creating environments where diverse employees and opinions are valued

Companies like TIAA and General Mills are engaging their employees in conversation about diversity and…

By Lisa Fraser

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black teachers

The Nation’s Black Teachers Speak Out

Increasing diversity isn’t enough

The Education Trust releases a report describing the unique experiences of black teachers across the…

By Robin White Goode

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Tech Inclusion Conference Offers Doable Steps For Change

An overview of valuable takeaways from this year's Tech Inclusion conference

Currently, Tech Inclusion is a topic at the forefront of conversations happening in Silicon Valley…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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