Colorism in India

When my former professor, Dr. Sharon Bramlett-Solomon recently wrote an article in The Arizona Republic on prejudice against people of darker skin tone, this took me back to my hometown, Trivandrum,┬áin South India. Dr. Solomon's article focused on colorism, which she defines as "color prejudice that values and privileges light skin over darker skin tone," … Continue reading Colorism in India

Keeping it simple helps internal groundswell at Intel

Jeremy Schultz, an internal communications specialist at Intel candidly told me that the 80,000-employee global corporation has a "loosely controlled" internal social media policy. What began as a blog in 2002 is now playing a critical role in giving Intel employees a destination to meet each other. Intel's social media tools are a one-stop shop … Continue reading Keeping it simple helps internal groundswell at Intel