Tammy Harper, Chief Human Resources Officer, CAI, shares insight into how can businesses codify their temporary remote working environment into a more permanent solution considering the continuation of social distancing.
Twana Harris, Senior Consultant, Business Practice Leader for Inclusion & Diversity and Leadership Development, Exude, shares insight into how businesses should follow up their statements advocating for social justice with actions that benefit our region's underrepresented communities.
Richard M. Englert, President, Temple University, discusses why it's important that employers and higher education institutions better partner together to ensure success now and in the future considering the lasting impact of COVID-19.
Philadelphia, PA, June 15, 2020 – The Greater Philadelphia business and civic community, in collaboration with the City of Philadelphia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the four other southeastern Pennsylvania counties announced today that they are spearheading an effort to recharge the regional economy as the area begins to recuperate from the impact of COVID-19 and address the need for greater economic empowerment and equity for all citizens.
The global pandemic combined with calls for reforms to promote racial equality present an opportunity for the region’s business community to work in concert with Philadelphia City government, […]
Juliana M. Mosley, Ph.D., Chief Diversity, Inclusion & Community Relations Officer, Chestnut Hill College, details how higher education institutions can be a resource to laid off or furloughed adults who want to continue their education or pivot their careers.
Ben Goebel, Program Manager - IPP, The Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians, shares insight into the importance of supporting immigrant entrepreneurs and immigrant-owned small businesses during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond.
Chekemma J. Fulmore-Townsend, President & CEO, Philadelphia Youth Network, offers her perspective on how employers can ensure that young people are not left out of economic recovery efforts by preparing them for the future of work.
Bill Schaninger, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company, details the resources that are available to help small to mid-size businesses navigate labor shifts during COVID-19 and as we look towards recovery.
The Chamber issued a statement to the regional congressional delegation urging swift legislative action to assist distressed sectors and provide relief to struggling businesses that have been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
Dawn Seifried, Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, details why offering education outreach programs, like internship and co-op opportunities, can boost talent pipelines at middle market companies.