Tag Archives: DiversityWatch

The Color of Success

ELC focuses on making diversity work

Arnold W. Donald knows well the challenges of making it to the C-suite. He achieved…

By Sonia Alleyne

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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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Diversity Continues to Challenge the Military

Branches work on extending outreach to targeted communities

In 2008, Congress formed the Military Leadership Diversity Commission to analyze promotion rates for minorities…

By Joyce Jones

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Recruiting From the Military

Wal-Mart offers management opportunities to former members of the armed forces

Michelle Terry enjoys a challenge. It’s what led her to attend the United States Military…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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A Way In

Media remains a closed industry for minorities. The Emma Bowen Foundation offers student interns an opening

Named after the New York community activist herself, the Emma Bowen Foundation was founded in…

By Arlene McKanic

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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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Adding Diversity Into the Equation

Minority chemists face barriers in the pipeline between academia and the workplace

Less than a year after Teri Quinn Gray began working as a research manager for…

By Brittany Hutson

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Ten Steps to Grow Your Business

A supplier diversity executive divulges the secrets to landing contracts

Ten tips to help entrepreneurs best position their companies to gain business from major corporations.…

By C. Daniel Baker

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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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The “Coming Out” Challenge

African American lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender professionals are trying to gain more ground in corporate America, but unchecked discrimination still exists.

Since the start of her career, Rosalyn Taylor O’Neale, 59, has always been clear about…

By Brittany Hutson

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