by Sonja Gittens-Ottley
Imagine that you work somewhere where all of the attributes that make you unique are welcome and embraced. You can bring your whole self to work and collaborate more effectively. Your identity contributes to your own growth and the success of your team.
There’s always someone awesome to have a conversation with at Mozilla. What I’ll miss most about my internship is the people.
This summer my focus has been on researching voice user interfaces for Adobe products, which involves studying the patterns of human language and translating them into workable prototypes.
Remember a time that you weren’t good at something you’re amazing at now. You are capable of learning and growing.
“I believe in doing what you love and letting that lead your journey.”
“Acquiring new information will only make you a more valuable asset.”
"Life is full of second chances. Learn from your mistakes, but don’t be anchored to them. Plan again, execute, and repeat."
by Isaiah Weaver
If you, like me, are a college student without connections to the industry, it can be incredibly difficult to find an entry-level position. But it’s not impossible.
by Naya the Creative
Even if you don’t have tons of experience, you have value; you just need to uncover it.
You’ve taken the first step and landed the initial meeting, but now what?
by Bryant Galindo
We all wish our employers would recognize our value and pay us accordingly. Unfortunately, things don’t always work out that way.
by Elisabeth Rosario
Making new connections can lead you to new opportunities, but that shouldn’t be the only motivator. Build communities to help you carve different paths.
by Kevin L. Nichols
Ask yourself, What do I care about most? What do I have to offer that others don’t?
by D.A. Abrams
The United States Tennis Association looked very different when I arrived in 1993. Today, people of color represent 36 percent of our workforce, and women represent 47 percent of it.
by Katie Sanders
These images aim to portray the experiences of powerhouse interns in the Jopwell community (who, by the way, we are quite sure will be pictured leading actual boardrooms in the near future).
We're luckily not the only ones seeking and creating more representative stock photography. Here are a few other resources to check out.
by Alexis Jones
I want nothing more than to wrap my arms around my friends who are still in Charlottesville and tell them what my grandmother always tells me: This too shall pass.
by Anastacia Gordon
As Jay-Z so eloquently put it in 4:44, "Nobody wins when the family feuds." Culture can make or break any company. Here’s how to build your dream team.
by Karen Fleshman
Microaggressions can damage your self-esteem and impede your progress as a professional — you deserve better.
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