Throughout her extraordinary life, Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole has not only reached for the sun but has shone that light on others by Jackie Krentzman Photography by fabiocamarastudios.com “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is,‘what are you doing for others?’”— Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Johnnetta B....

by Trudy Bourgeois Millennials. I recently read a quote about millennials by futurist Mal Fletcher that struck a chord with me. He said, “Millennials aspire to marry the blue skies thinking of the boomers with the grassroots mind-set of Gen X.” Sounds amazing, huh? It sounds amazing...

[caption id="attachment_6836" align="alignleft" width="216"] Businesspeople in elevator[/caption] It used to be that you only needed an elevator pitch if you were actually pitching something—a project, a start-up, yourself as a job candidate. But these days, as every workplace gets more entrepreneurial and networking becomes more important,...

by Katherine Griffin Nancy Di Dia has been a diversity leader for more than two decades. Since she became chief diversity officer at pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim 10 years ago, the company has won awards for its initiatives for LGBT employees, working parents, and others. Di...

Jacoby, one of the highest-ranking women at Cisco, is charged with fostering an inclusive environment By Katrina Brown Hunt Rebecca Jacoby didn’t enter the tech world out of a long-time love for STEM. According to the Cisco executive, her early interests were far from technology. “My absolute...

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