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UnidosUS and Verizon Continue to Bridge Digital Skills Gap Among Latinos

Expanded partnership includes additional $1.4 million in funding from Verizon to support Latinx @ Work Program
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Contact:
Gabriela Gomez
news@unidosus.org

Press Release

Contact:
Gabriela Gomez
news@unidosus.org

HACR Releases Results of 2021 Corporate Inclusion Index

The survey captures Hispanic DE&I in the areas of employment, procurement, philanthropy, and governance
Press Release

WASHINGTON, September 14, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Hispanic inclusion in Corporate America stalled or reversed course during 2020, according to the 2021 HACR Corporate Inclusion Index (CII) released today. The report, themed “Hispanic Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion During Crisis,” is the result of research conducted over the course of the past year using data and survey responses from 92 participating corporations, the majority of which are Fortune 500 companies. The number of companies participating in the HACR CII increased by 32 percent over the prior year.

2021 National Latino Leaders to Be Honored at the 6th Annual National Latino Leadership Conference

Press Release

MIAMI, August 10, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Council for Latino Workplace Equity (CLWE), an initiative under the National Diversity Council, will host the Sixth Annual National Latino Leadership Conference from September 14th-September 15th via Whova/Zoom. This year’s theme is "The Rise, Power, and Influence of Latino Leaders".

From the Call Center to the C-Suite: HPE's Neri Talks Diversity, Latino Leadership

By Jennifer Elias
Article

Antonio Neri, the only Latino to lead a Fortune 500 company in Silicon Valley, speaks about his personal "responsibility" to hire the right Latinos in tech and his ambitions for a people-focused legacy.

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The Future Workforce: Attracting Latino and Latina Employees

By: Dija Ziane
Blog

This National Hispanic Heritage Month is a chance to learn more about the contributions that Hispanic and Latino Americans have made to our country — and about the contributions they’re poised to make in the future.

Latinos are the fastest-growing subset of millennials, the demographic group that’s shaping our economy and will make a major impact on the workplace in the next decades. That’s one reason that many employers are making a concerted effort to attract them.

Latinos Are Transforming Industry, but Much Better Representation Is Needed

Blog

Originally posted on Bloomberg.com

Wielding an astonishing $1.5 trillion of annual purchasing power, Latinos are profoundly reshaping U.S. consumer trends.

Yet, according to a panel of successful Latina women at a recent Bloomberg Hispanic Heritage Month event in New York, much remains to be done to improve their influence and growth in the workforce.

Latinos Use Smartphones While Driving More Than Most; AT&T Says “It Can Wait,” Launches Campaign

AT&T DriveMode app and YouTube 360° simulation now available in Spanish
Blog

DALLAS, April 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Half of Latinos admit to using their smartphones to social network while driving. More than a quarter (28%) snap selfies or take photos. And nearly 7-in-10 (68%) text behind the wheel.

MetLife Recognized for Transparency on Hispanic Inclusion Practices

MetLife, Inc. announces that it has been named to The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) 2013 Corporate Inclusion Index (CII)
Press Release

NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ – MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) announced today that it has been recognized by the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) for its commitment to transparency on Hispanic inclusion.

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