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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…

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Executive Leadership Council at 30: Push for Global Business Diversity

Highlights from the 30th anniversary celebration of the Executive Leadership Council

Highlights from the 30th Anniversary of the Executive Leadership Council, the leading organization of black…

By Derek T. Dingle

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The Real Roadmap to the Top for Black Women Executives

Sometimes it's not what you know, it's who you know.

Check out this study conducted by the Executive Leadership Council detailing what black women executives…

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Executive Leadership Council Inspires Hundreds of Black Professionals to Elevate Their Career

Nearly 800 professionals attend ELC's Mid-Level Managers' Symposium

Executive Leadership Council inspires hundreds of black professionals at its Mid-Level Manager’s Symposium.

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Carla Harris On Setting Boundaries in the Workplace and Advice to Younger Self

Harris opens up about the importance of owning your power

Carla Harris speaks at the Executive Leadership Foundation’s Mid-Level Manager’s Symposium and opens up about…

By Courtney Connley

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Executive Leadership Council CEO Talks Achieving Objectives in Global Diversity

Ronald C. Parker on his plan to expand the reach of black executives

Executive Leadership Council President Ronald Parker talks taking the discussion of corporate diversity global and…

By Courtney Connley

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The Executive Leadership Foundation to Honor Eric Holder and Kenneth Frazier

The former attorney general and the chairman & CEO of Merck will be lauded at this year's annual awards gala

“We are proud to honor the accomplishments of exceptional companies and individuals who represent black…

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Black Business Leaders Travel to London to Discuss the Need for Greater Corporate Diversity

Members from The Executive Leadership Council travel abroad to connect with global black leaders

Members from The Executive Leadership Council travel to London to discuss corporate board diversity.

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Top Entertainment Executives Get Candid at Women’s Leadership Forum

Hollywood decision makers discuss images of black women on television

Decision makers in Hollywood gathered to discuss the business, opportunities, challenges, and creative process faced…

By Safon Floyd

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PepsiCo Foundation Announces Partnership with the Executive Leadership Council

New partnership will help increase the number of black executives on boards

PepsiCo enters three year partnership with Executive Leadership Council to help increase the number of…

By Courtney Connley

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Executive Leadership Foundation Honors Hillary Clinton

Former First Lady addresses black business leaders

Hillary Clinton received an award from the Executive Leadership Foundation for all her work in…

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We Must Not Forget Black Wall Street

Throughout the years BLACK ENTERPRISE has covered Black Wall Street so that generations would remember…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Why Common Core is Vital to Your Business

Our global economic competitiveness depends on a well-educated workforce

Common Core State Standards – the set of internationally benchmarked goals for public school…

By Derek T. Dingle

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The African Americans Directing America’s Largest Corporations

Our exclusive list of the most powerful guardians of shareholder value

We created our exclusive BLACK ENTERPRISE Registry of Corporate Directors to place a spotlight on…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Obama’s Second Term Sets a New Beginning for Inclusion and Activism

He was America's choice - a diverse America in which African Americans, women, gays, and youth now play a larger role in national discourse, policy-making and governing.

The ceremony’s significance was that his return to the Oval Office could no longer be…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Bringing Diversity to the Executive Suite

ELC President & CEO Arnold Donald is pursuing a bold mission to demonstrate that inclusion within corporate America's top ranks will drive innovation—and profits

When Arnold Donald took the helm as president and CEO of the Executive Leadership Council,…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Don Thompson Named CEO of McDonald’s

Donald Thompson has been named CEO of McDonald’s Corp., taking the helm of the world’s largest fast food restaurant chain

Donald Thompson has been named CEO of McDonald’s Corp., taking the helm of the world’s…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Rosalind Brewer Makes History as Sam’s Club CEO

Spelman alumnus is first woman and African American at post

Rosalind Brewer becomes the first woman and African American to hold the CEO position at…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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20/20 Vision Forum: Create Your Own Job and Reinvent Yourself

Black Enterprise teams with Walmart to help African Americans gain an edge in today's tech-driven, global job market

Our 20/20 Vision Forum: Job Creation and Career Opportunities in the Next Economy, one of…

By Derek T. Dingle

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7 Career Strategies That Work

Whether your collar is white or blue, use these strategies to help remain competitive and get ahead

BLACK ENTERPRISE, in partnership with Walmart, the nation’s largest corporation, decided to convene our event,…

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