• From The Magazine
  • I’m Glad I’m The Boss, Cause Y’all Crazy! – By Ray Abram

    We all know that the key to a highly functional company is a well-qualified staff. However, there are other factors to consider besides qualifications alone. There are reasons why the best performer in a department may not make the best manager. People skills are quite different than functional skills, we all know that intuitively, yet Read More »

  • From The Editor
  • What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018 – By Glenda Swain – Editor-In-Chief, PIVOT Magazine

    Resume trends change quickly. From head shots to QR codes to company logos, it’s hard to tell which extras will get your application noticed, and which will get you tossed out of the running. Some things never go out style, though: When it comes to packaging your work experience, crisp writing and brevity still reign Read More »

  • From The Magazine
  • The Right to Bare Arms! – Stella J. Ringer

    The rights of women to bare their arms in the workplace should not be infringed upon! It’s the age-old question, is it appropriate for women to wear sleeveless dresses and/or blouses in a professional work setting? Many traditional, more conservative companies are taking lessons from start-ups in becoming more casual with their dress codes. To Read More »

  • From The Magazine
  • Why Your Personal Brand Isn’t Working For You And What You Can Do About It – David A. McKnight

    Today’s business landscape is changing more rapidly than it ever has since the beginning of the industrial revolution. What’s driving the speed at which the landscape is transforming is the convergence of science-led innovations and technological advancements that are creating the potential for our work lives to change in ways that were previously unfathomable. Not Read More »

  • Pivotal Moves
  • Vicky Free to Head Marketing at Disney/ABC Home Entertainment, TV Distribution

    Vicky Free has been named senior VP of marketing for Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and Television Distribution, said Janice Marinelli, president of the division, on Tuesday. Free, who comes to Disney from BET, will report to Marinelli and be based in Burbank, Calif. In her new role, Free will be responsible for marketing studio and television Read More »

  • Pivotal Moves
  • Twitter Hires Candi Castleberry Singleton As New VP of Diversity and Inclusion

    A few months after Jeffrey Siminoff left his position as VP of diversity and inclusion at Twitter, the company has brought on Candi Castleberry Singleton to lead Twitter’s diversity efforts. “I’m so excited to join the team at Twitter to lead inclusion and diversity efforts for employees and the Twitter community,” Castleberry Singleton said in Read More »