Setting Goals in 2016

With the arrival of each New Year, many of us take time to reflect and to think about what went well, what we […]

Human Rights Awareness Month

December is widely celebrated as Human Rights Awareness month, with December 10 recognized internationally as Human Rights Day – the day in 1948 […]

Yvette Campbell – Dancer, Former President and Chief Executive Officer of Harlem School of the Arts

Yvette Campbell is an internationally acclaimed dancer and teacher who previously served as president and CEO of the Harlem School of the Arts. […]

Roya Mahboob, Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Afghan Citadel Software Company, Founder, Executive Director, Digital Citizen Fund

In a country where there are very few female CEOs, Roya Mahboob has found success beyond the boardroom, and used her status as […]

Embracing Diversity of Cultures, and Ideas, In the Workplace

Every company wants to project an image of inclusivity, yet not every company can say it is truly diverse. Diversity extends beyond its […]

Danielle Weisberg, Co-Founder, TheSkimm.com

As a producer for NBC News, Danielle Weisberg could see her industry needed to transform, but knew it wasn’t going to happen from […]

Ashford Community Reflects on Native American Heritage Month

November 2015 marks the 25th anniversary of the first designation of Native American Heritage Month in the United States. The joint resolution signed […]

Taryn Guerrero Davis, American Widow Project

In May 2007, Taryn Guerrero Davis lost her husband, Michael, in the Iraq War. Widowed at 21, while she was still in college, […]

Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD, MBA, President and Chief Executive Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Named one of “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” by Forbes, Dr. Risa Lavizzo-Mourey is the first woman and African-American President and CEO […]

Melanne Verveer, Executive Director, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security

Melanne Verveer currently serves as the executive director for the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security at Georgetown University. A dedicated public […]

Finding a Mentor Outside of Your Network

A mentor doesn’t have to be your elder. It doesn’t have to be someone who previously held your job. It doesn’t even have […]

Ramona Pierson, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Declara

Ramona Pierson is the CEO and founder of Declara, a Silicon Valley-based technology company focused on social learning and data analytics for private […]