Category : California

West / California - 1 month ago

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2019

Resumes get a bad rap. We write them begrudgingly, usually during periods of transition, or tumult. We fiddle with phrasing and format, agonizing over how to craft our qualifications into the best resume possible. But it doesn’t have to be this way....

West / California - 1 month ago

Alhambra Rose Parade float wins Princess Trophy

PASADENA — The city of Alhambra’s float received the Princess Trophy in the Jan. 1 Tournament of Roses Parade for the most outstanding floral presentation among entries less than 35 feet. The float, with a theme “Home to Tweet Home,” was designed an...

West / California - 1 month ago

L.A. DIGEST: UCLA Black Alumni to hold summit

WESTWOOD — UCLA’s Black Alumni Association will host a Social Justice Summit from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Jan. 12 at the UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center, 425 Westwood Plaza. The summit will feature panels, live musical performances, a pop-u...

West / California - 1 month ago

The Right Way to Ask for Help at Work

Bill Thomas knew nothing about steel mills. That’s why, as an interning quality control technician, he found himself in his boss’s office asking questions three or four times a day. “He was a master deflector,” Thomas says. “I swear he never answere...

West / California - 1 month ago

Black PR Wire Power Profiler on Dr. Maulana Karenga

Dr. Maulana Karenga is professor of Africana Studies at California State University, Long Beach. He is also chair of the President’s Task Force on Multicultural Education and Campus Diversity at California State University, Long Beach. Dr. Karenga...