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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

The Speed of Inclusion: Business, Behavior and Benefits of the New IQ

The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal held a panel discussion recently on the topic of diversity and inclusion. Panelists included Siyad Abdullahi, president and CEO of Pro-Health Care and Language Banc; Archie Black, president and CEO of SPS Com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

Diversity & Inclusion: Martinez sees how global corporations can increase opportunity through diversity

Eduardo Martinez' family left Cuba in 1960, during the Communist revolution, leaving behind their homes, businesses and nearly all they had. "My parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, arrived in the United States with only what they could pack in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2019

40 under 40: Steve Schwartz wants to help Tableau Software continue to be a difference maker in the community

Steve Schwartz is Tableau's first director of public affairs. His responsibilities include developing the company's growing diversity, inclusion and environmental sustainability programs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 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

Ex-CFTC Chair Giancarlo to Push for Digital Dollar in New Role at White-Shoe Law Firm

Christopher Giancarlo has joined law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher as its new senior counsel, where the former CFTC chief intends to continue advocating for a digital dollar and other policies......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 3rd, 2019

Aging Care Table of Experts 2019

The aging care industry plays a vital role in the Greater Louisville area economy. Hundreds of local companies operate in this space, and indications are that the economic potential of aging related businesses will only continue to grow as more of the pop.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2019

How to create a business continuity plan

Nothing in life is certain, but that doesn’t mean you can’t prepare for the worst. Businesses are no different. Having a plan in place to successfully continue operations in case of an unexpected disruption due to a disaster is crucial. Here.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold edges lower as stock-market rally takes shine off haven assets

Gold futures trade slightly lower Wednesday, remaining under pressure as U.S. stocks continue to push into record territory on optimism over trade talks between Washington and Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 27th, 2019

Gold edges lower as stock-market rally takes shine off haven assets

Gold futures trade slightly lower Wednesday, remaining under pressure as U.S. stocks continue to push into record territory on optimism over trade talks between Washington and Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 27th, 2019

Weekly mortgage refinance applications surge as rates remain below 4% for the second straight week

Continued low mortgage rates are keeping bankers busy, as refinance applications continue to rise. Refinance volume helped push total mortgage application volume up 1.5% last week compared with the previous week......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 27th, 2019

MercadoLibre: Geographic Diversity And Payment Services May Continue The Rally

MercadoLibre: Geographic Diversity And Payment Services May Continue The Rally.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 25th, 2019

Starbucks creates new leadership role focused on diversity

The NBA's first chief diversity and inclusion officer will start the new role at Starbucks in January......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019

Pioneering Atlanta Hawks executive takes global C-Suite role with Starbucks

The NBA's first chief diversity and inclusion officer has accepted a global role with Starbucks......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019