If your organization is having difficulty attracting and retaining talent, don't despair. It often seems that unless you're a part of a large company with a generous recruitment & PR budget, diversity is a constantly moving target.
The top three d ...
Posted Thursday, November 13th 2008 at 11:53AM
Energy East is a group of historically well-known and long standing energy services and delivery companies. Located throughout the Northeast, our customers depend upon our services every day. Our motivated and skilled team of professionals are dedica ...
Posted Monday, November 10th 2008 at 10:49AM
Why do we settle for mediocrity, just because everyone else seems to be OK with it?
What would happen if a group of us decided to be accountable only to each other, and stop listening to what "everyone else" was saying?
What if instead of see ...
Posted Friday, November 7th 2008 at 12:19PM
One thing striking about the Obama victory is the excitement that it generated not just here in the United States, but worldwide.
I saw crowds celebrating in Kenya, Paris, and the UK as if Obama was their head of state. Financial markets around th ...
Posted Wednesday, November 5th 2008 at 10:53AM
HBO Sports has begun production on BREAKING THE HUDDLE: THE INTEGRATION OF COLLEGE FOOTBALL, chronicling the integration of college football in the South, focusing on the Civil Rights movement of the ‘60s and its profound effect ...
Posted Saturday, November 1st 2008 at 3:54PM
Despite a history of discrimination and marginalization, the African-American consumer base has always been a lucrative and influential market highly desired by leading companies. Today, Black households command $656B in earned income, and African-Am ...
Posted Wednesday, October 22nd 2008 at 11:31AM
Imagine the feeling of being able to attend one of the most significant events in American history, but choosing not to.
On that warm day in 1963, as hundreds of thousands gathered to see American values put to the test firsthand, thousands of ot ...
Posted Friday, October 10th 2008 at 11:00AM
The 100 Black Men of Chicago, Inc., will host its 6th Annual College Scholarship Fair on Saturday, November 1, 2008 from 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at The Forum, the newly opened event venue at the University of Illinois Chicago, at Roosevelt and Halsted ...
Posted Tuesday, October 7th 2008 at 7:10PM
If you're a nonprofit leader or coordinator, you probably know how difficult it is to recruit and manage your volunteers. Personality conflicts, unclear responsibilities, performance & reliability issues, etc. all create more work on your already-clu ...
Posted Friday, October 3rd 2008 at 9:37AM
Black in America, what are your thoughts on Black-Hispanic relations? There's been a lot of hype about this, whether it is the perceived competition for jobs between Black Americans and immigrants, growing Latino political influence, or simply the fa ...
Posted Wednesday, October 1st 2008 at 10:49AM
Why we need to vote!
The conservative spin machine is back at it again... this time, blaming minorities for our failing economy, instead of speculators and investors driving the cost of housing to ridiculous levels.
I seriously doubt that Black ...
Posted Wednesday, October 1st 2008 at 9:38AM
Are you seeking a high-visibility position in marketing, public relations, or communications? Do you have a passion for a healthier planet, and bringing jobs and investment to underserved communities? If so, this opportunity might be for you!
Posted Friday, September 26th 2008 at 10:22AM