White House reporters have been working hard lately, and actor Tom Hanks just sent them a gift to let them know he appreciates them. Continue reading Tom Hanks Gave the White House Press Corps an Espresso Machine
Stress is an interesting animal. A little stress isn’t always bad: it can be an effective motivator, and the adrenaline that stress creates can help improve both mental and physical performance. But too much stress can negatively affect your performance on duty, your relationships, and your physical and mental health. Fortunately, there are many ways to control and reduce stress and increase health and wellness. You can learn and apply stress management techniques to help limit your stress and stay more relaxed in your military and home life. Continue reading 8 Tips for Managing Stress for Service Members
The Invictus Games Toronto 2017 will feature more than 550 competitors from 17 participating allied nations. The Invictus Games guest blog will allow us to showcase the stories and journeys of the competitors, friends and families from across the world who will be coming to Toronto this September. Continue reading The Invictus Games
Are your ERGs and Diversity Councils having real impact? Continue reading PRISM Presents: D&I Best Practice Leadership Forum for ERGs & Diversity Councils
The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), a job-creating agency, leads Federal efforts to promote the growth and global competitiveness of America’s minority business community. Continue reading MBDA and Partners Host Special Upcoming Events!
A Calvary Chapel High School graduate and Huntington Beach, Calif. native is serving in the U.S. Navy with Commander Strike Fighter Wing, U.S. Pacific Fleet (CSFWP). Continue reading Sailor Spotlight– Native Supports Naval Aviation Modernization
The Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (CRMSDC) is one of 24 regional affiliates of the National Minority Supplier Development Council.
CRMSDC’S MISSION is to assist their corporate members in improving the diversification and innovation of their supply chains by connecting them to well developed, certified minority business enterprises.
To achieve the mission, CRMSDC will:
Certify – Conduct a rigorous, multi-phased document review and interview process to ensure that each supplier is at least 51% owned, controlled and operated by an ethnic minority.
Develop – Maintain a robust education and training system designed to promote increased business acumen and capacity building among MBEs.
Connect – Promote a series of flagship networking events and outreach activities to facilitate professional interaction between Corporate Members and MBEs
Advocate – Provide our members with access to a database featuring a plethora of viable entrepreneurs with which they can do business, then proactively recommend MBEs to meet the needs of our members.
Click here to register for this event!
Square Deal for Vets is a War Veterans organization. The goal is to channel and organize a new national movement of veterans and caregivers and provide them with a platform to engage in a wide array of political, media and advocacy activities on the local, state and national level in support of veteran’s needs and priorities. Square Deal for Vets will work with the President, Congress, stakeholders and the media to ensure that the “Square Deal” that they were promised in 2016 becomes a reality.
Combining his twin passions of painting and working to help military veterans, former president George W. Bush’s new book aims to help those who have served our country in their transition to civilian life. Continue reading George W. Bush highlights military veterans in new book ‘Portraits of Courage’
The ERG & Council Honors Award™ is the premiere annual national award that recognizes, honors and celebrates the outstanding contributions and achievements of Employee Resource Groups and Diversity Councils. These groups lead the diversity and inclusion process within their organizations and demonstrate results in their workforce, workplace and marketplace. Continue reading ERG & Council Honors Award™ Application is Now Open!