(Jacksonville, FL) Ruben Rodriguez, a former firefighter for both the City of Miami Fire & Rescue and the Tallahassee Fire Department, is currently the Emergency Recovery Coordinator for Paul Davis of Tallahassee.
By Amy Stanton
A few years ago, an interesting study came out of Harvard Business Review titled “The Business Case for Curiosity.”
Irma Olguin, the tech CEO of Geekwise Academy, is not your typical CEO. Though she lives in California, where many business owners have taken to big cities, such as Los Angeles and San Francisco, Olguin runs her business in Fresno, California, one of the poorest cities in the United States.Continue reading Meet the Latina CEO who Won’t Stop Exceeding Expectations
By Natalie Rodgers
Of the small businesses to suffer the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, Latinx-owned businesses make up a majority of the impact. According to a survey done by the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative, nearly 86 percent of Latinx businesses owners reported that their business was negatively impacted by COVID-19 in some way. These high percentages are especially interesting considering that Latinx small businesses make up about $500 billion of the economy’s yearly sales.Continue reading How these Business Owners Are Beating the Odds
Len Necefer, Ph.D, is fearless in his pursuit of change in the Navajo Nation. He is changing the national dialogue around issues facing Indian Country by making sure American Indian voices are heard and engaged.
By JD Swerzenski, Donald T. Tomaskovic, and Eric Hoyt
Many organizations have prioritized workplace equality and access to high-paying, executive level jobs for minority groups in recent years.
Looking to grow as a professional, Emilia Navedo didn’t waste time taking baby steps to her goal. Continue reading With An Eye For Design, New Biz Owner Brings #1 Mobile Flooring Franchise To Customers’ Homes
As CEOs and executives struggle to deal with the fallout from COVID-19, internationally renowned business growth expert, UniSA’s Professor Jana Matthews, is encouraging companies to step back and carefully assess their businesses before making any radical decisions about their future.
When it comes to encouraging diversity, especially during the Black Lives Matter movement, here are some of the companies that are supporting racial equality. Continue reading These Companies are Stepping Up in the Fight for Racial Equality
When the COVID-19 crisis began, the NGLCC said that it has never been more imperative to commit ourselves to shop local, shop LGBT, give back what we can to our community organizations Continue reading PLANNING FOR PRIDE INSIDE: LGBT Businesses Can Power Your Virtual Pride