Getting Women Back to Work-image

March 24, 2021 | Julia Cox

Getting Women Back to Work

For women, the pandemic has caused a staggering loss of jobs.

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Closing The Gender Gap With PEAs-image

March 22, 2021 | Karina Garibay

Closing The Gender Gap With PEAs

To achieve equal pay for women, companies need to pay their employees fairly. Many employees are no

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Women in the Workforce: The Shift from Glass-Ceiling to Labyrinth of Leadership-image

March 15, 2021 | Maggie Stimpson

Women in the Workforce: The Shift from Glass-Ceiling to Labyrinth of Leadership

The Glass-Ceiling metaphor ignores the barriers and inequalities women face in every step of their career, suggesting it is an inaccurate touchstone

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Empowering Reads for Women’s History Month-image

March 8, 2021 | Handshake

Empowering Reads for Women’s History Month

Here is a list of our favorite books written by women for women.

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Inspirational Reads for Black History Month-image

February 10, 2021 | Handshake

Inspirational Reads for Black History Month

With just over a week into Black History Month 2021, we’re dedicating this time to celebrate the voices that continue to pave the path towards a more just society for African Americans across the United States. This year, we’re sharing...

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For Diverse Boardrooms-image

December 30, 2020 | Karina Garibay

For Diverse Boardrooms

Neither boardrooms nor C-suites have been widely represented by women, minorities or LGBTQ+. This long-standing culture of board composition stems from structural cultural barriers to unconscious bias.   The thinking that women are not supposed to be in those roles and that for a group of people to be effective and successful, there must...

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Diversity Drives Success In Times Of Crisis-image

December 9, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

Diversity Drives Success In Times Of Crisis

Diversity pushes companies to be open-minded and promotes a more complete outlook on business strategy.

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The Role of Social Entrepreneurship Throughout The Pandemic-image

December 2, 2020 | Simone Singh

The Role of Social Entrepreneurship Throughout The Pandemic

Social entrepreneurs are paving the way towards solutions, and with the help of global corporations there is an opportunity to not only redefine philanthropy but also build a more equitable world.

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From Issue To Impact: Solving The Challenges Of Black Equity In America-image

November 30, 2020 | Sarah Weatherby

From Issue To Impact: Solving The Challenges Of Black Equity In America

Business leaders must educate themselves and adopt business practices that lead to the advancement of Black equity in the workplace.

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Closing Wealth And Health Gaps With Speed, Intentionality And Real Insistence-image

October 23, 2020 | The Impact Executive

Closing Wealth And Health Gaps With Speed, Intentionality And Real Insistence

This summer, LISC has seen a $55 million grant from home improvement retailer Lowe’s to boost entrepreneurs of color and rural businesses, a $25 million investment from Netflix to support Black-owned financial institutions, and others.

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MYTH BUSTING: The Racial Wealth Gap-image

October 20, 2020 | Maggie Stimpson

MYTH BUSTING: The Racial Wealth Gap

There is an enormous wealth gap in the U.S. between White and Black Americans today. With this gap come many dangerous misconceptions for the reasons behind the trend. These fallacies are dangerous because they take the focus away from the...

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The Buzz Behind More Than A Vote-image

August 19, 2020 | Handshake

The Buzz Behind More Than A Vote

“Change isn’t made by watching from the sidelines.”- More Than a Vote’s motto More Than a Vote – a nonprofit started by a coalition of prominent Black athletes and artists – was recently launched to address systemic, targeted voter suppression...

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