Author: Angela Hood

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Angela Hood

Women Of WBENC

Women in business, at least those who attend the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council’s Annual Conference, know how to dress. There is a diversity to the business attire, with one thing in common — they act and dress well. No hoodie and t-shirt in site but there is no question, these women are innovative and

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Diversity
Angela Hood

WBENC Capability Statement Tips

Each attending business, whether certified or not, should develop their Capability Statement. This document shares your firm’s capability in a two-page document that generally includes the following details: 13 Requirements For Capability Statements Company Logo: Image Business and DBA Name What you do: clear statement of what you do, in plain language, not jargon Value proposition: very brief

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WBENC Certified Women Owned Business
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Angela Hood

Here’s What Every Female Startup Founder Needs To Know About Being A Certified Woman-Owned Business

Original Source: https://www.minutesmagazine.com/heres-what-every-female-startup-founder-needs-to-know-about-being-a-certified-woman-owned-business “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” – Estée Lauder It’s an exciting time to be a female entrepreneur. Today, more than 11 million U.S. firms are now owned by women.  But these numbers only tell part of the story.  Women-owned firms are still in the minority, and female entrepreneurs face a

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WhatIsAI
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Angela Hood

Demystifying AI: Here’s What It Is—And What It Isn’t

Original Source: https://www.minutesmagazine.com/demystifying-ai-heres-what-it-is-and-what-it-isnt/ When it comes to AI, there’s a lot of noise out there, but very little clarity. These days, it’s hard to read any tech news without some mention of AI—but what’s missing is a clear perspective of what AI is and what it isn’t.  With headlines like these, it’s no wonder people have conflicting feelings

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Angela Hood

How AI Is Transforming HR With More Sophisticated, Less Biased Recruiting

Original Source: http://uscham.com/2IkLgcpAuthor: Denise Power Intensifying competition for talent has employers turning to technology that finds answers humans can’t. Like with many other facets of the business world, artificial intelligence (AI) is beginning to streamline what once were solely human-performed human resources processes. — Getty Images/Delmaine Donson It’s time for HR teams to play catch-up on

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AI
Angela Hood

Preventing human and AI bias when recruiting

Author: Victor Assad Source: Preventing human and AI bias when recruiting Many pundits and HR leaders are raising legitimate concerns about bias in Artificial Intelligence platforms used for recruiting. These concerns are well founded, but let’s not forget a hiring bias that’s even more pervasive: the biased hiring decisions humans unwittingly make every day. We

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Angela Hood

Brandon Metcalf Joins ThisWay Global

ThisWay Global, the industry leader in AI matching technology, today announced that veteran technology and staffing executive Brandon Metcalf has joined the company as Chief Strategy Officer.

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