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

Poll Finds that at Least One Quarter of Asian Americans Report Being Personally Discriminated Against in the Workplace and Housing

July 10, 2018By DPC EditorCultural Diversity, Resources By Topic

Originally posted on HSPH Harvard. Boston, MA – This report is part of a series titled “Discrimination in America.” The series is based on a survey conducted for National Public Radio, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. While many surveys have explored Americans’ beliefs about discrimination, this survey asks people about their … Read More

Being Black—but Not Too Black—in the Workplace

May 29, 2018By DPC EditorCultural Diversity, Resources By Topic

By Adia Harvey Wingfield, originally posted at The Atlantic. Being a person of color at a predominantly white workplace creates its own special kinds of stress. To be a black professional is often to be alone. Most black doctors, lawyers, journalists, and so on—those in white-collar positions that require specialized training and credentialing—work in environments … Read More

Silence and Beauty

May 8, 2018By DPC EditorCultural Diversity, Resources By Topic

By Amy Sherman, originally posted at Made to Flourish. To understand movies (or any cultural text), it can be helpful to peek inside the “world behind the text”—learning about an author, and the themes that inspired their writing. In this essay, Amy Sherman examines the themes in the film Silence (directed by Martin Scorsese) through the lens … Read More