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Employee health and wellness

By Tyler Fenwick Robert Owen, the British owner of a textile manufacturing plant who used his wealth to start a utopian socialist community in New Harmony, coined a slogan in 1817 that went on to inform labor rights activists of the 19th and ...

Diversity and inclusion efforts

Why diversity and inclusion is important and how to start By Brittany King When Dr. Harvey Middleton — the first Black cardiologist to practice in Indiana — moved to Indianapolis in the 1930s, he wanted to put his medical degree to good ...

The Family Business

Raising Children Remains the Most Important Job for Working Parents By James Figy Becoming a parent can provide some of the greatest rewards in a person’s life. It can also present some of the biggest uncertainties and challenges. Still, ...

Diverse communities for Indiana families

Parents face many important choices about how to raise their kids, but it’s also important to consider where to raise them. While Indiana has a number of excellent cities, towns and neighborhoods that provide high quality recreation and public ...

5 Hoosier-Made Treats That Families Love

Whether you have a sweet tooth or enjoy a snack with a crunch, these Indiana-made treats will provide your fix of sugar, salt and local flavor. 1. Just Pop In! popcorn A little bit sweet, a little bit salty and entirely Indy, Just Pop In! has ...

Historic Indiana products helped families

For centuries, Indiana residents have been creating products that make life easier on families. However, only a few have found their way into Hoosier history. Some companies intentionally designed products for parents and children, while others ...

Closing the Gap

Women and people of color are severely underrepresented within nonprofit leadership, here’s why and how to change that. By Brittany King In 2016, CEO and President of United Way of Central Indiana (UWCI) Ann Murtlow attended a conference on ...

A focus on film

Indiana home to flourishing film industry, talented moviemakers By Keshia McEntire When a filmmaker visits a location to shoot their latest project, they bring economic growth with them. In Indiana alone, the film industry provides 7,018 jobs ...

Same old song

Broadcasting still lacks diversity despite changing landscape By Ebony Marie Chappel From the introduction of FM to the emergence of streaming over traditional airwaves, the radio industry has experienced many changes over the decades. “W...

Growth from change

Minority press adapts in the digital age By Brandon A. Perry More people are getting their news on  computers and smartphones with arrival of the digital age. However, newspapers and magazines have not only survived, but are also preparing to ...