Happenings around the Hoosier State
Michelle Obama presents medal to Children’s Museum
First Lady Michelle Obama presents the National Medal for Museum and Library Service to The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis in a White House ceremony. Accepting the award are (left to right) The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis community member’s mother Erica Hahn-Cunningham, community ...
Drop Dead Gorgeous
By Jessica R. Key
When life’s course ends, families must deal with the necessary arrangements to ensure their loved one is laid to rest properly. Funeral directors have a tall task on their hands making sure every last detail is to the family’s liking.
Those in the funeral home and other death-related industries must maintain an air of ...
Practice What You Preach
7 reasons why sensitivity training should be a priority for your business
By Ebony Chappel
This Instagram meme, featuring a man in blackface, resulted in unwelcome attention for Papa Roux restaurant.
Unconventional methods of promoting diversity fell way short of their intended target earlier this year as Park Tudor School in Indianapolis ...
Digital Marketing Technology
Even small businesses can afford to compete against the big boys
By James Travis Turner
Most of the buzz words in digital marketing didn’t exist 10 years ago. It presents the question of how smaller businesses can create “engaging multi-screen campaigns,” and “gain integrated insights from all the data gathered online,” while ...
Get a taste of Indiana with meat, produce and refreshing beverages
By Rebecca R. Bibbs
Summertime means breaking out the grill and having family and friends over for a backyard barbecue. Many minority- and women-owned Indiana companies provide products that are great at cookouts.
This Old Farm Inc. Let’s face it; it’s not a barbecue ...
Steven Manning establishes company after conquering bipolar disorder
By Rebecca R. Bibbs
In 2002, Fort Wayne videographer Steven Manning’s life changed drastically when he was diagnosed with the mental illness, bipolar disorder. That threw him into a cycle of severe depression and manic episodes. In addition, Manning said, the illness led ...
Various growth industries contribute to region’s healthy economic outlook
By Michael Dabney
In many ways, southwestern Indiana gets a bad rap.
It’s in a different time zone from most of Indiana and traditionally has been hard to reach by highway from virtually every other part of the state.
In addition, 20 years ago Evansville was ...