Hiring Discrimination Against Black Americans Hasn’t Declined in 25 Years

August 30, 2018By DPC EditorCultural Diversity, Resources By Topic

By Lincoln Quillian, originally posted at the Harvard Business Review. Race is often at the forefront of American conversation. It has lately emerged with new urgency around discussions of policing, immigration, First Amendment rights, and even professional football. And yet even as we are confronted with dramatic examples of ongoing racial tensions, most white Americans remain convinced … Read More

Education Gaps Don’t Fully Explain Why Black Unemployment Is So High

August 27, 2018By DPC EditorCultural Diversity, Resources By Topic

By Gillian B. White, originally posted at the Atlantic. The economy is improving: Nationally, unemployment is about 5 percent, down from 10 percent in 2009. But for black Americans, the unemployment rate is much higher—for them, the economy is still a disaster. Unemployment among blacks was 9.5 percent during the third quarter of 2015 compared to only 4.5 percent for … Read More

African American Employment

August 27, 2018By DPC EditorCultural Diversity, Resources By Topic

Originally posted at Black Demographics. In 2012 The U.S Census Bureau released a report that studied the history of marriage in the United States. They discovered some startling statistics when calculating marriage by race. They found that African Americans age 35 and older were more likely to be married than White Americans from 1890 until … Read More

Study On Hispanic Professionals Reveals Low Productivity And Engagement In The Workplace

July 27, 2018By DPC EditorCultural Diversity, Resources By Topic

By Glenn Llopis, originally posted on Forbes. At a time when Hispanics are projected to represent 74% of labor force growth by 2020 according to Selig Center for Economic Growth – especially as Americans get older and retire – a new study by Center for Hispanic Leadership (CHL) Academyreveals some potentially devastating news for the future of U.S. … Read More