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ConnXus Raises $5M to Fix the Supplier Diversity Glitch (Part 2)

"I think it's a perfect storm."

Find out what Rod Robinson and Daryl Hammet did to ensure that women, veterans, minorities…

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Rod Robinson Solves Supplier Diversity Disconnect with ConnXus (Part 1)

It all boils down to access

Check out how Rod Robinson and Daryl Hammet created corporate supplier diversity solutions with ConnXus.…

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NMDSC President Joset Wright-Lacy Predicts Supplier Diversity Future – Part 2

"The numbers don’t lie."

Find out what NMSDC President, Joset Wright-Lacy predicts will happen with supplier diversity necessity and…

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King of Chocolates, Phillip Ashley Rix, Reveals His Strategy For Success

Learn the method to Chef Ashley Rix's madness as he shares the strategies that have led to his wild, chocolate success

Learn the method to Chef Ashley Rix’s madness as he shares the strategies that have…

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National Minority Supplier Development Council Honors Diversity Leaders

Council recognizes diversity leaders for positive impact on companies

On Wednesday, May 18th, the 2016 National Minority Supplier Development Council Leadership Awards will recognize…

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How to Operate Small While Supplying Big in Business

Tips for winning that big supplier contract

There is most certainly a way to get in the game operating small, and a…

By Safon Floyd

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CEO of Isaac Engineering Blazing Trails In Architectural Design

Ronnie Isaac's firm is a minority supplier as well as a business mentor

Isaac Engineering will be celebrating and commemorating their 10-year anniversary on February 19, 2016. Over…

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’50 Billion Dollar Boss’ Authors Talk Diversity, Black Women Entrepreneurs and Success

Kathey Porter and Andrea Hoffman provide unique insight into being a businesswoman

With an impressive wheelhouse of expertise that includes small business development, Fortune 500 consulting, supplier…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Rainbow PUSH Automotive Project Shifts Diversity Focus Into High Gear

Seeking commitment, access and accountability for ethnic minorities

The Rainbow PUSH Automotive Project will hold its 16th Annual Rainbow PUSH Global Automotive Summit…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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25 Best Corporations For Vetpreneurs

Programs targeting veteran-owned small businesses for products and services

Here are the 25 top corporations that do business with veteran-owned companies.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Major Company Helps Minority Women Businesses Become Corporate Suppliers

Cintas Corporation hosts procurement networking and partnering event

Supplier diversity event joins minority women entrepreneurs and corporate procurement offices.

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Star Awards: Delta Air Lines Honors Suppliers for Championing Diversity

Event highlights exemplary leadership and service

Delta Air Lines honored top small-business, minority-owned and women-owned supplier partners during the company’s annual…

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Jesse Jackson Praises Apple CEO Tim Cook’s Diversity Efforts

Tech giant among companies recently advocating for opportunities for minorities

Apple is among the tech giants joining the fray in seeking to help drive a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Black Enterprise Releases Top 40 Best Companies for Diversity List

Publication unveils top enterprises nurturing inclusion at Wall Street Project Economic Summit

Black Enterprise reveals the top companies that successfully embrace inclusion and diversity.

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Black Enterprise and Jesse Jackson Join Forces with the Wall Street Project

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision of combining justice and economics is the goal

Black Enterprise and Jesse Jackson work to push Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision of combining…

By Raqiyah Mays

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[PHOTO RECAP] Entrepreneurs Gain Insight at Walmart 20/20 Vision Forum

Atlanta event gives business knowledge on supplier diversity

At the 20/20 Vision Forum in Atlanta recently, Walmart and Black Enterprise teamed up, featuring…

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BE 100s: Past ‘Company of the Year’ Honoree Still Shines in 2014

A 2010 'Company of the Year,' Thompson Hospitality Services hits Dulles Airport

Thompson Hospitality Services opens its first restaurants in airports beginning with brb burger and American…

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Black Enterprise and Walmart Host 20/20 Vision Forum

Experts share insights with minority entrepreneurs on forming profitable partnerships

On Oct. 1, Black Enterprise and Walmart hosted a forum on supplier diversity in Atlanta.

By Cristie Leondis

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NYC Comptroller Advocating for More Women, Minorities In America’s Boardrooms

Scott M. Stringer: Diversity is 'an essential element to robust decision making'

Ending “male, pale and stale”: NYC Comptroller Scott M. Stringer talks importance of true diversity…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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Major League Baseball Seeks Minority Suppliers at Business Summit

Yankees host diversity summit career and trade fair event in New York

Could you be one of these suppliers?

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