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Althea Gibson

Women’s History Month Profiles: Althea Gibson, Professional Tennis Player

During Black History Month, DiversityInc is honoring a series of Black innovators and history makers such as Althea Gibson who are often overlooked in mainstream media coverage and history books. Check back throughout February to learn about more important figures.   Born: August 25, 1927, Clarendon County, South Carolina Died:…

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How to Solve the “We Can’t Find Them” Problem

Although Wells Fargo has been in the news lately, “we can’t find them” is an excuse I’ve heard hundreds of times over the years as well. The difference between Wells Fargo and other companies whose leadership teams have never even tried (Google, Facebook, Oracle, the Academy Awards) is that Wells…

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Abbott’s Internship Program Goes Remote but Remains Engaging During COVID-19

This spring, companies in almost all industries were forced to rescind internship offers and cancel programs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But early on, health technology company Abbott (No. 8 on the 2020 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list) decided that its high school and college internship programs were…

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AbbVie’s Julie Osborne Discusses the Importance of Listening and Learning as a White Ally to the Black Community

For Julie Osborne, vice president of equality, diversity, and inclusion at AbbVie (No. 19 on the 2020 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity) being a white ally to the Black community and other groups facing racial injustice begins with listening and learning. Back in 2018, she led a number of…