racism

Leadership lessons

Free On-Demand Webinar: Making History as the NBA's First Black Female CEO

Join us as we chat with Dallas Mavericks' CEO Cynthia "Cynt" Marshall as she discusses owning your seat at the head of the table, social justice, transforming culture and more.

Oprah Sending 500 Copies of Isabel Wilkerson's Book 'Caste' to Hundreds of CEOs and Leaders

The critically-acclaimed look at America's racial hierarchy could inspire a season of change.

Trader Joe's is Renaming International Products After Petition Calls Out Racist Branding

The packaging in question features names like 'Trader Ming's,' 'Arabian Joe's,' and 'Trader José,' among others.

Free Webinar | July 20: How to Navigate the Challenges of Racism at Work

Join our panel of experts discuss how they have navigated racism in the professional space and what entrepreneurs and business owners need to do to combat/prevent racism at work.

Former FBI Agent's Call to Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders: Love Is the Cure for Social Injustice

Tell your stories of challenges and struggle. You will connect to those with whom you might see stark differences.

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