"Louisiana’s growing software and IT sector is ideally suited for computer science and STEM professionals, as well as individuals who are certified in high-demand technology skills,” said Paul Helton, executive director of LED FastStart in a news release. … [Read more...] about LED holding virtual career fair for 150 technology industry jobs
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But one former Ruth Lilly fellow, poet Phillip B. Williams, did not sign this letter. Instead he wrote an open letter of his own: “For years white writers had been getting away with giving each other prizes or having someone in power bestow their entire cohort with grant after prize after fellowship,” he writes. “Hardly anyone made a sound. So, why not allow for writers once left out of this patronage to for once be included? Weren't we just as talented? But the problem lies in the desire to replicate or at least the unwillingness to stop said replication of divisive and intrinsically anti-Black-queer-POC practice of pretending entitlement is reparations and that our hoarding power and resources is the same as power being given to all.” … [Read more...] about The Great Racial Reckoning Has Begun. What Comes Next?
Experts have questioned the role of zero-carbon flights in tackling the climate emergency. Claims that they could be up and running by 2025 were described as “a gimmick” last week and experts warn that a focus on zero-emission flights detracts from the urgent need to drastically cut the number of flights and reduce emissions by taxing jet fuel and frequent fliers. … [Read more...] about Norman Foster pulls out of climate coalition in row over aviation
One of the most important lessons from Columbus’s “Enterprise to the Indies” is that no human or organization, no matter how heroic their exploits might be, has the moral right to cause great human suffering in a coldblooded calculation that values profits over people. … [Read more...] about What We Can Learn From Columbus’s Enterprise Of The Indies
Ingersoll Rand, an engineering and innovation company, has chalked out a training programme that seeks to combat unconscious bias, especially in the area of talent management. The course helps participants introspect and find out how unconscious bias impacted team dynamics in the past and how employees can modify their behaviours. … [Read more...] about Unconscious bias in the workplace