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NBA 2K League Finals Aim To Erase The Line Between Athlete And Gamer

By: The Shadow League

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has taken some bold stances during his time as the NBA head honcho. He’s supported legalizing sports betting, ads on NBA jerseys. But, what he proclaimed on April 4th, 2018 could change the way we view professional sports. He called the NBA 2K League the NBA’s...

Her Luncheons Help Women Take a Leap of Faith in Their Career

By: Kandia Johnson

When Safiya J. Simmons came across an article titled “The Confidence Gap” which emphasized how self-doubt continues to hold women back in their careers—she felt an overwhelming desire to create a space where women are equipped to take their careers and lives to the next level. “There are so many...

Chief Diversity Officer of Paris-Based Publicis Groupe Maximizes ‘The Power of One’

By: Derek T. Dingle

For Sandra Sims-Williams, diversity and inclusion represent a deep professional and personal passion, helping to serve as “an active and action-oriented voice for the voiceless.” As chief diversity officer of Paris-based Publicis Groupe, Sims-Williams brings that level of commitment to the development and management of D&I initiatives that impact the 92-year-old company’s...