If you’re a practicing attorney or business professional in sports and entertainment law, do check out the
Black Entertainment & Sports Lawyers Association. Elka F.
Suber, Esq., assistant general counsel at Microsoft, did
back in the 90s and it proved to be the best decision of her life. Here, we talk to Suber about BESLA's Mid-Year Conference which took place earlier this month in NYC.
"Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life," Oscar Wilde once
pondered. That said, can we actually learn from television characters,
in particular female TV bosses? Taking a look at some of the Black women bosses on TV, let’s see what experts say we can glean from them.
Recently, the Department of Justice announced that Goldman Sachs “agreed
to Pay More than $5 Billion in Connection with Its Sale of Residential
Mortgage Backed Securities.” Close scrutiny reveals that Goldman will
actually pay, for a number of reasons, $0.
The landscape architecture profession is relevant
and growing, but according to a survey by the American Society of Landscape Architects, just one percent of respondents identified themselves as African American. We’ll keep watching the industry for more diversity updates, but in the
meantime, we've identified six African American
landscape architects who are set to beautify the yards of suburban homes and create lush community gardens in America's urban neighborhoods.