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  • Ron Brown Scholarship
    The Ron Brown Scholar Program

    In June 2001, as tens of thousands of college students across the nation receive a handshake and a diploma, fourteen especially remarkable young people will graduate from prestigious universities like Harvard, Princeton, Duke, Stanford...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Stand and Prosper
    Stand and Prosper: Private Black Colleges and their Students

    Scattered across the deep south from Texas to Florida, a small group of distinctive institutions of higher learning have survived and prospered since the middle of the last century. Their stories tell of astounding...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Made In The USA
    Energy independence, jobs within reach

    Fuel prices got you down? Need a job? Well, prepare to unlearn everything you’ve learned about domestic energy production. Don’t ever let another green “warmer” tell you, “We can’t drill our way out of...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • The Temperature of Diversity
    Taking the Temperature of Diversity in the Workplace

    You’ve probably never heard of a company called Johnson Controls. But it’s likely that a component on the seat or instrument panel of your car was made by Johnson, or that you’ve been inside...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • Be Your Own Boss
    Be Your Own Boss

    Consider a Career Owning Part of a Proven Concept as a Franchisee When considering career options, many of us know we’d like to be in business for ourselves but are unsure of exactly where...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • An Employer of Choice
    Becoming an Employer of Choice

    However, in the new millennium, workers will change jobs and move into entirely different industries and careers an average of nine times. A nuclear physicist might open a modeling school. A kindergarten teacher may...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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  • High Impact Diversity Training
    High Impact Diversity Training

    What is diversity about? Change? Work and family issues? Experience? Different points of view? Age? Assumptions? Race? Gender? Sexual orientation? Disability? Personal style? Orlando-Ward Associates, based in San Diego, with offices in New York...

    • Posted June 21, 2011
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