IN THIS ISSUE: Best Diversity Companies survey results!
Focus on diversity: African Americans in engineering
From bridge design to boat manufacturing, African American engineers are building careers in many industries and work settings, but their numbers are still not what they should be. This article discusses the challenges, and tells several success stories.
Changing technologies: Careers in communications
Rapid change is the hallmark of the communications industry. Nimble diverse tech pros talk about how they keep up with the latest developments.
Changing technologies: Semiconductors & electronic components
Hiring in the semiconductor industry has been on the rise lately, observers say. We talk to some engineers working in this important high-tech sector.
Tech update: Cybersecurity
We take another look at jobs in cybersecurity, today’s hottest topic. Tech pros are badly needed to combat cyber criminals on the retail floor and cyber enemies on the battlefield.
SD feature: Supplier diversity in energy
Energy production and distribution involve plenty of technical challenges. Creative, diverse suppliers who partner with larger firms can make a big difference.
Also in this issue: **Preview of BDPA’s Annual National Technology Conference
** Coverage of the Anita Borg Institute Women of Vision Awards, and WBENC's Summit & Salute to Women's Business Enterprises