Tag: Blacks

Archived: Ask the White Guy on Bad PR Pitches: Stereotyping Black & Latino Shopping

I received a public relations pitch from a well-known “multicultural” agency. I’ve sanitized the pitch to avoid embarrassing the guilty, but there’s a good underlying lesson for all companies to be sensitive to. Here’s my response to the PR agency pitch person: Dear (name withheld), Because (company name withheld) does…

Archived: Is Black Culture the Problem With Education

Luke Visconti’s Ask the White Guy column is a top draw on DiversityInc.com. Visconti, the founder and CEO of DiversityInc, is a nationally recognized leader in diversity management. In his popular column, readers who ask Visconti tough questions about race/culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability and age can expect smart,…