Facebook Is Being Irresponsible with Its Stance on Political Advertising

I usually shy away from blogging about politics – it’s too inflammatory, even for me LOL – but hear me out here because I’m not advocating for Democrat or Republican. Nor am I pushing for a particular candidate in the upcoming presidential election. My gripe this fine Friday is with Facebook’s decision to not fact … Continue reading Facebook Is Being Irresponsible with Its Stance on Political Advertising

Pinterest Pins Real Numbers on #Diversity #Hiring.

Lackluster diversity discussions in the tech industry are par for the course, unfortunately. Many of the big companies talk a reasonably good game — rather, they talk — but few have put real teeth behind their stated intentions. Pinterest, however, announced late last week exactly what it hopes to achieve in diversity for 2016. Women … Continue reading Pinterest Pins Real Numbers on #Diversity #Hiring.

Progress With Race Problems May Begin With Accountability @Pharrell #diversity #race

I found this video today and want to share it because I adore what Pharrell says about accountability. He brings it home that diversity issues and the problems with race in this country are not a zero sum game. Too many issues are lumped together in an effort to discount everything and assign blame. And, … Continue reading Progress With Race Problems May Begin With Accountability @Pharrell #diversity #race