A recent visit to San Antonio, TX revealed an unusual treasure. What’s most interesting to me is the quote from Samuel Gompers on the base of the statue.
I’ve been angry, heart-broken, and silent since the not guilty verdict was announced July 13. Frustration without action can be dangerous. Finally, this Change from Within blog offers actions all of us can take to move past our grief, and to do our part to create a society that values people of all colors.
Like many people, the career area I’m in now is completely different from the career I started. I started in journalism and media; now I’m a career adviser. Because the two career areas seem completely unrelated, people often ask me how I got here from where I was. Here is an interview I gave to Media Shower about my transition into career advising, and why helping people find meaningful careers is so important to me.
This ongoing struggle for people of color is one of the reasons why the Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity (MCF) hosts an annual multicultural Career Fair and Career Services Center. This year’s Career Fair is Tuesday, April 10, 2013 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.