month : 01/2017 8 results

Diverse Design

Cold temps shouldn’t mean that your fashion takes a back seat. Play with texture and color to bring out your personality in the workplace. These looks are sure to make a cool impression.           Photographed: Marco Dominguez, Director of Community Relations Financial Center First Credit Union ...

On the Scene

IMBM leader carries torch for Indiana Indiana Minority Business Magazine President and General Manager Shannon Williams carries Indiana’s Bicentennial Torch on the final day of its 92-county journey. In 33 days, the torch traveled 3,148.81 miles before being used to light part of a sculpture on the new Bicentennial Plaza on the grounds of the ...

Motivational expert shares tips on successful goal setting

  By Ebony Chappel   Each new year, people set resolutions and make plans to lose weight, be more productive at work, save money and achieve other goals. While many start off the top of January on the right track, by Valentine’s Day many of those good intentions have fallen by the wayside. Motivational speaker, author and ...

Celebrating the Different

  Everyone benefits from a more diverse and inclusive community — whether at home, work, school, a place of worship, etc. Several community leaders have gone above and beyond when it comes to making Indiana more equitable for all. On Jan. 13, 2017, IMBM recognized 13 honorees as part of the 2017 Champions of Diversity celebration. ...

Up the Ladder

Tangela Floyd, former public relations director for YMCA of Greater Indianapolis, has been appointed statewide director of public relations for St. Vincent Health. Floyd has nearly two decades of corporate communications experience. She previously worked in PR at Northern Indiana Public Service Company and The Methodist Hospitals in Northwest ...

Boardroom Briefs

Japanese auto supplier expands production in Madison County ELSA Corporation increased its automotive parts production in Indiana to support growth at Subaru of Indiana Automotive in Lafayette. The company plans to create a total of 114 new jobs and is investing $111 million in a multi-phase expansion, which will expand the company’s operat...

Let’s worry less and live more

  Each day, quarter and year brings with it its own struggles and successes. It is easy in the hustle and bustle of it all to become overwhelmed and start letting your mind get out ahead of you. As a Christian, I often seek scripture as a source of guidance on various topics. One of my favorite scriptures, Matthew 6:4 states: “So don’t ...

Fierce, Fly and Fashionable

By Amber Sapenter and Ebony Chappel  Commanding a room takes a certain amount of expertise. It’s in your posture, body language knowledgeable assertions and outwardly expressed confidence. Beyond those points, the visual aesthetic goes a long way in conveying to those around you who you are and what you’re about. As the seasons change and ...