Diversity and Inclusion Panel: Sports businesses must "continue to agitate and push mindsets"

An Olympian, two team executives and a Morehouse professor discuss the importance of diversity in the sports industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Apple, Google continue inclusive push with new emojis

Apple and Google are rolling out dozens of new emojis that of course include cute critters, but also expand the number of images of human diversity. The announcement coincides with Wednesday's.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2019

Delta ‘Dream Flight’ shows diversity and inclusion next off the runway

As companies continue to double down on diversity and inclusion, Delta Air Lines says it wants to be the airline that moves the needle for minorities in aviation. When Delta Air Lines Captain Guy Stallworth, 54, first took part of the airline’s annu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2019

How the diversity advocates behind the Mosaic Awards aim to make Austin businesses more inclusive

The Austin Mosaic Awards, which spotlight companies and individuals with the most impactful diversity and inclusion initiatives, are back this year and nominations are now open. Once nominations are in, a committee of leaders and influencers with exp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

8 ideas for minority-led startups from black women entrepreneurs

A panel discussion at the Free Library last week went beyond the typical talking points on diversity and inclusion......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2018

Boeing CEO reveals aggressive push to integrate parts, services businesses

Boeing will continue its aggressive push to launch more joint ventures with parts suppliers and make other jet components itself, CEO Dennis Muilenburg said this week. "Our criteria on vertical investments is clear: We are looking for things that dri.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

What is supplier diversity?

Supplier diversity means formal programs committed to the inclusion of diverse businesses as an integral part of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

Fed Report Sees Optimism About Growth, but Growing Concerns About Tariffs

Businesses said they were still optimistic about the economy’s growth trajectory, but indicated concerns that tariffs would continue to push up costs, according to a Federal Reserve report released Wednesday......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 25th, 2018

Two weeks left to nominate for Leaders in Diversity Awards

The terms "diversity and inclusion" seem to be popping up everywhere in the business world these days, from Fortune 500 companies to local small businesses. But while everyone seems to be talking about diversity and inclusion, not everyone is putting.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2019

40 Under 40 Awards: Kathy Duong works to serve her community through public policy

Kathy Duong co-founded the Bay Area Asian Pacific American Legislative Staffers in 2007 to push for greater inclusion......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2019

Owner-Operators Are Likely To Push December"s Compliance Deadline

Small carriers and owner-operators continue to lag behind their larger counterparts in making the switch from automatic onboard recording devices (AOBRDs) to electronic logging devices (ELDs).  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 16th, 2019

Why Tax Preparation Has Great Job Security? [INFOGRAPHIC]

What if you could build a business that is recession-proof? It’s not as far-fetched as you might think. Of course there are medical practices and other medical businesses that will continue to be in need no matter the economic situation, [&.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 16th, 2019

TV, IT panel prices to continue falling in July

Prices of flat panels for TV, IT devices and monitor applications are expected to continue to fall in July as market conditions remain volatile, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 16th, 2019

Atlanta Braves continue to see rise in local TV ratings

The Atlanta Braves telecasts on FOX Sports South and FOX Sports Southeast have jumped 6 percent through 91 games from the same timeframe during the 2018 season. The 3.21 average household rating comes as the team holds a six-game lead in the NL East.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Mexico says trade deal dispute panel fix must be "across the board"

Mexico sees a push to close a dispute resolution loophole in the USMCA trade deal as a way to protect its interests as well as helping satisfy demands by U.S. Democrats that the deal contain stricter labor measures, a senior official said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

Somerville"s new "diversity catalog" highlights minority and women-owned businesses

The citt is creating a directory of women and minority-owned businesses aimed at highlighting the city's business community while providing city agencies with a more diverse set of service procurement options......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

2 South Florida lawyers selected to national list of influential attorneys

Wifredo Ferrer of Holland & Knight and Hilarie Bass of the Bass Institute for Diversity and Inclusion have been selected to a national list of notable attorneys. The Business Journals' Influencers: Law spotlights attorneys who are driving business.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2019

South Florida region needs to overcome talent shortage and other challenges to continue strong growth – a panel discussion

South Florida’s economy is strong these days. The unemployment is lower than the state and national average, and the region is expected to continue the upswing it has seen for more than a year. Panelists in a recent discussion about the region o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2019

Harrington"s Viewpoint: Pursuing an audacious diversity vision for region

How should we approach the issue of diversity and inclusion?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

States" push to legalize sports betting differs by region

In the year since the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for every state to legalize sports betting , a regional divide has opened as states decide whether to expand their gambling options......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 24th, 2019

CEO Action For Diversity and Inclusion Turns Two: RaceAhead

CEO Action For Diversity and Inclusion Turns Two: RaceAhead.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 17th, 2019