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White Employee Wins Racial-Discrimination Lawsuit

Race Discrimination White supervisor fired for racial email has valid discrimination case over unequal discipline. A white supervisor received and then forwarded to others in the company a racial email titled “Why There Are No Black NASCAR Drivers.” It contained a series of derogatory stereotypes of Blacks. The supervisor was…

How Philanthropy Benefits Your Company

For children who attend Camp Erin, grief is part of the experience. The camp, created and funded by The Moyer Foundation, is free for bereaved children between ages 6 and 17. They meet with counselors and are allowed to express their feelings about the death of a loved one. New…

Lying About Disability, Covering Up Sexual Harassment & Other Legal Issues

Legislative and Administration Action VETS report deadline extended. The due date for VETS reports has been moved from Sept. 30 to Nov. 30 because of technical problems at the Department of Labor Veteran Services Employment & Training website. The Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA) requires federal…

Inclusion Heroes: MLK, Rosa Parks, Nelson Mandela, Harvey Milk & More

Why did this DiversityInc Top 50 company fund a massive 9/11 memorial of inclusion heroes Hear directly from the CEO of Kaiser Permanente, George Halvorson, in this email to Kaiser employees: Kaiser Permanente CEO George Halvorson Dear KP Colleagues, Next Tuesday, the massive cloth covering the largest bronze statue west…

Proof That Diversity Drives Innovation

Donald Fan is senior director in the Office of Diversity at Walmart. In a State of the Union address, President Barack Obama mentioned the word “innovation” nine times, more than any other president ever has, according to Fareed Zakaria. This highlights a key point that in this new era, rife…

INROADS FRANK C. CARR NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE SATURDAY, JULY 23rd

INROADS FRANK C. CARR NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE SATURDAY, JULY 23rd 1,800 INTERNS & ALUMNI * 40 CITIES * 10,000 SERVICE HOURS * 20,000+ LIVES TOUCHED A Movement Transforming Lives & Teaching Leadership via Community Service CONTACT: Fabiola Fleuranvil (305) 741-0378 E: Fabiola@BlueprintCreativeGroup.com Atlanta, GA, July 21, 2011 While college…

WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISE NATIONAL COUNCIL (WBENC) APPROVED AS 3RD PARTY CERTIFIER OF SBA'S WOMEN OWNED SMALL BUSINESS (WOSB) FEDERAL CONTRACTING PROGRAM

Washington, DC July 18 The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) has announced that the Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved WBENC as a Third Party Certifier for Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) certification as part of the SBA’s WOSB Federal Contracting Program. “This is an historical moment as WBENC…