News, Trends & Resources: June 3, 2022

News, Trends & Resources: June 3, 2022

TRENDS: USA Today: 2 years after George Floyd pledges, Black women still denied top jobs at largest companies. This is why.

USA Today analyzes why Black women are not able to break into executive teams and boardrooms – includes a contribution from SIS supporter Bonita Stewart, VP of Global Partnerships at Google  


NEWS: Fortune: Number of women running Fortune 500 companies reaches a record high

For the first time, a Black founder has made the Fortune 500 list, and it also features two Black women for the second year running. 


TRENDS: Black Enterprise: Black owned and operated accessories brand celebrates milestone

Harper Ray Accessories CEO, Gillian Bradley celebrates surpassing her goal of earning $100,000 in one day.


RESOURCE: Visible Hands: Virtual 20 Week Fellowship for Latinx  founders (VHLX) partners with Google for Startups

Google has teamed up with Visible Hands to provide Latinx founders $10,000 infunding to help kickstart their idea. Application Deadline: June 24, 2022.

Related articles

News, Trends & Resources: January 24, 2022

NEWS: Vogue.com: Andre Leon Talley: A Life In Pictures  As the fashion world mourns an icon and an innovator, let’s celebrate his life by reliving his most fabulous moments. NEWS: BuiltIn.com: Sistas In Sales

... Read More

News, Trends & Resources: May 27, 2022

RESOURCE: The Muse: These Are Some of the Best Companies to Work for if You’re in Sales — and They’re Hiring NowA list of some great companies to work for if you’re

... Read More

News, Trends & Resources: April 20, 2022

NEWS: NPR: The legacy of ABC’s ‘Black-ish’: Presenting a Black TV family that isn’t a monolith Did you watch last night’s finale of “Black-ish?” We did! And we got all the

... Read More