Top RANK Endorses Amara Andrews for Cedar Rapids Mayor

“Amara listens to the voice of the people, rolls up her sleeves and works hard to improve life in Cedar Rapids for everyone. She is a fighter who will not back down when it comes to what is best for …

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The first step we can all agree on.

Skip the cookie cutter 12-step articles and bring it back to basics with the universal first step in supporting the LGBTQ+ community. The month of June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month in honor of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan. The …

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Diversity Straight Up Podcast hosts Sarika Bhakta and Anthony Arrington

In the latest episodes, hosts Sarika Bhakta and Anthony Arrington talk with Alanna Arrington, Anthony’s daughter, about about her life as a global supermodel and diversity and equity issues in the world of high fashion.

Prejudice and biases play out in our brains, whether we're aware or not. We can overcome these implicit biases by committing to learning and growth.

Businesses are beginning to realize that they have privilege, power, and platform to make a difference in the world. With this increased awareness, comes increased responsibility.

Soldier interacting with children

Veterans and active military members can be some of the most creative, diligent, natural leaders in the workforce. They already possess many skills that would cost your business thousands of dollars to train. I see the value of my own military background exhibited in my career every day. Here are just a few of the top reasons to hire a veteran or active military member to your team.

In the latest episode of the CBJ podcast, “Diversity Straight Up,” hosts Sarika Bhakta and Anthony Arrington talk with TaJuan Wilson, associate vice president of inclusive excellence and chief diversity officer with Georgia Southern University, about equity and equality in …

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Guest Column | By Alfred Ramirez, Sarika Bhakta, Anthony Arrington, Nicholas Ford and Joe Coffey What are you choosing to give up and/or accept as your company adopts a “new now” during the COVID-19 pandemic? The decisions being made right …

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) – The coronavirus pandemic has slowed down the job market, making it hard for some local staffing agencies to find jobs for some of their clients. Staffing agency Top Rank in Cedar Rapids said many business aren’t hiring. Half …

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