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Black History Month: Moss Hyles Kendrix

Black History Month: Moss Hyles Kendrix

by Bryson Wilson| February 26, 2018

Growing up my grandmother would tell me, “An eagle can soar high, but it has it to come down for water eventually.” Meaning, no matter where life takes you and what you accomplish, never forget where you come from. Throughout his career, Moss Hyles Kendrix never forgot his roots and fought to uplift the Black […]

Black History Month: The Legacy of Stuart Scott

Black History Month: The Legacy of Stuart Scott

by Dane McMillan| February 21, 2018

One of the most important qualities a great communicator can have is authenticity. Being your authentic self will resonate with your audience much more than trying to fit a particular mold. When African Americans enter a new space, we often feel as though we need to assimilate into the culture that already exists. Stuart Scott […]

Listen Up to Be a Great Leader.

Listen Up to Be a Great Leader.

by Jo-ann Robertson| February 16, 2018

Want to become a better leader? Stop talking and start listening. I’ll be honest from the get-go. Listening is not my preferred option, I prefer talking. I am a person who likes to speak up, have my say, come up with solutions. Those who know me know I am a strong personality who is confident […]

Black History Month: The Legacy of Maggie Walker

Black History Month: The Legacy of Maggie Walker

by Ashanti Wright| February 13, 2018

Richmond, Virginia, my hometown, has a complicated history. As a Richmond resident, or if you’ve turned on the news within the last five years, you’d know it’s home to a few grandiose reminders of our continued struggle with racial equality. And while these unpleasant reminders may fade into the monotony of our day-to-day lives, their […]

Live from PyeongChang: It’s the 2018 Olympic Winter Games!

Live from PyeongChang: It’s the 2018 Olympic Winter Games!

by Shawn McBride| February 9, 2018

With the cauldron lit to officially open the XXIII Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, the three-Games long “Asian swing” of the Olympic Movement, with the 2020 Olympic Summer Games in Tokyo and 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, also commenced.

Fostering Community Through the Arts

Fostering Community Through the Arts

by Tom Jones| February 7, 2018

Our Healthcare team in New York recently took a trip around the corner to the Museum of Modern Art—colloquially referred to as the infamous MoMA. For us, the outing was initially an idea for some casual cultural immersion and a chance to reconnect as colleagues. We were excited to dive into a world largely unfamiliar […]