• 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 »

  • Pivotal Moves
  • American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault Is Retiring After A 16-Year Run

    Kenneth I. Chenault, one of the longest-serving executives in finance and one of corporate America’s few black top leaders, will retire next year as the chairman and chief executive of American Express. Under Mr. Chenault’s leadership, American Express expanded beyond its core market of corporate customers and wealthy cardholders to serve a broader clientele. The 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 »

  • Corporate News
  • The Executive Leadership Council Helps Secure More than 150 CEOs to Make Unprecedented Commitment to Advance Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

    A group of more than 150 CEOs from some of the world’s leading companies have signed on to the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™, the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace. By signing on to this commitment, CEOs are pledging to take action to cultivate a workplace where Read More »

  • From The Magazine
  • A Practical LinkedIn Strategy to Help You Build an Influential Brand – By David A. McKnight

    Although everyone talks about the speed, reach and impact of social media marketing, relatively few people translate that talk into an effective communications strategy – a strategy to help them build their brands, fast-track their careers, reach new customers, recruit talented employees or become influencers in their industries. A prime example of an under-utilized social Read More »