All posts tagged "minority"
Background Checks – Help or Hassle? We’ve all dreaded the pre-employment background check. – Are they a help or just a hassle? In order to keep a company alive and competitive in today’s world, a new flow workers must be...
- Posted March 23, 2020
Are Employers Failing Black Workers? Many organizations and businesses boast of their commitment to hiring workers of color. But change with regard to diversity in the workplace has happened slowly, if at all. Professional occupations like medicine, law and...
- Posted September 16, 2019
Workplace Diversity and Unemployment: What to Consider Before You Quit When an employee decides to quit, one question they ask is “Am I still able to get my benefits?” The answer is most likely, yes.
Why We Need More School Counselors to Be People of Color As imperative as education is, going to school is a traumatic experience. From elementary to college courses, school is a place of immense stress, where students must make academic achievements while contending with social...
- Posted July 31, 2016
MBDA Announces New Grant Competition MBDA Announces New Grant Competition to Create Jobs and Grow Businesses in Los Angeles and San Jose, CA WASHINGTON (October 9, 2015) — The U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) recently launched...
- Posted October 10, 2015
Black in Corporate America: Always a Winner, Rarely in the Winner’s Circle The “Fortune 500” is a list of the 500 largest companies in the United States as compiled by Fortune magazine. Only 13 black executives have ever made it to the Chairman or CEO position of...
- Posted November 7, 2012
A Multicultural Lever for the Economic Machine As financial services professionals, we must understand the broader landscape of socio-economic trends in our country. The recession and economic upheaval of the last few years has illuminated the significance of small business owners...
- Posted December 5, 2011