Should You Do It Just Because Everyone Else Is?

​​There’s something about doing the expected that makes me do the opposite. I didn’t cook the first six months I was married just for that reason. Like why talk about Women’s History Month just because everyone else is doing it? The “month” celebrations feel pandering when companies or politicians wait until a specific month to…

Women’s History Month Salutes Wilhelmina Parker-Bentum

This month the Executive Diversity Services Blog featured a profile of Wilhelmina Parker-Bentum: (excerpted from the full article, here: http://www.executivediversity.com/2017/03/24/womens-history-month-wilhelmina-parker-bentum-city-berkeley-training-officer/ ) “Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business” is the National Women’s History Month 2017 Theme and there is no one more fitting to spotlight than Wilhelmina Parker-Bentum, Training Officer, City of Berkeley. Over the past…