It is not a secret that there is a void of African-Americans in the
field of technology. Well, now a new program, NewMe Accelerator, is hoping to close this
gap. The NewMe Accelerator program, organized to encourage
African-American technological entrepreneurship, recently had its
welcome event on the campuses of Google, Inc.
There are certain tools every job hunter needs to land a position. You
must have an attractive resume, references to vouch for you, job
leads, contacts and a strong “elevator pitch” briefly explaining what
you have to offer. This is nothing new. What’s new is that everything
noted above has gone viral. These days, you can do all of this and more on Twitter.