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SOCENT: Share Your Stories

Who are the people using technology to make an impact in your community? The Civic Tech Collective is looking for founders, students, startups, and educators on a mission to change the world through tech for our monthly newsletter! 🌎 Do you have an upcoming event or story we should share? Use the hashtag: #CivicTechCo on…

Be Encouraged.

What. A. Week… And it’s only Wednesday. But I’m pushing through! How about you? Here’s a good challenge to embark on this month or maybe even the rest of the year: Count your blessings more than your burdens. No, really. Start a Blessing Jar, a journal, or use Post It notes! I have them all…

9 Quotes to Remind You that Success is a Mindset

1. “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it. – Maya Angelou 2. “You move forward by taking the next right step,” she said. “If you have to ask other people, you don’t [have] the answer yet.” – Oprah Winfrey 3. There’s always something to suggest that you’ll never…

2017 Check-In

There are 146 days until 2018. Has your 2017 been going as planned? I've been sorting through papers and decided to take a peek at my Wunderlist to see how many completed "to-do's" I have. That list is actually pretty long. But the larger items remaining are glaring at me, every time I open the…

Affirmative Action Resource Sheet

Updated August 17, 2017 I’ve decided to collect resources for those searching for the truth about a policy developed to establish fair access to employment opportunities, create a workforce that is an accurate reflection of the demographics of the qualified available workforce in the relevant job market. I will be updating this post with information…

My First Step Into the Fear Paradox

I wasn’t sure what to expect at my first Fear Paradox. But any and all anxiety went away when I met a really nice lady on the elevator ride to the 19th floor of Merchandise Mart. She introduced herself as just, “Lola.” But I soon found out that she was “THE Lola P. Wright,” Spiritual…

July 31 is #BlackWomensEqualPay Day

July 31 is #BlackWomensEqualPay Day. It represents the number of days into 2017 a black woman must work to earn the same pay a white man made in 2016. Why This Is Important: Eight out of ten (80.6 percent) Black mothers are breadwinners, who are either the sole earner or earn at least 40 percent…

The REBOOT | Adena Andrews

Journalism is changing. With the advent of the blog, podcasts and pretty much everything going digital, it seems like everyone thinks they’re the press. Add social media to the mix and it becomes undeniable that   the traditional landscape of a career in marketing and communications takes on a new shape. Meet, Adena Andrews, USC grad,…