Happy Thanksgiving
Charles K. Marful – EY

One of the most important lessons I’ve learned is to consider what I have been asked to do as a privilege, and to do the best job I can.

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Monique Hunt McWilliams – Eli Lilly and Company

The most important lesson I have learned is that I can take any role and make it my own.

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Nolan Atkinson Jr. – Duane Morris LLP

I’m inspired by anyone who has overcome great adversity in fighting for equal justice.

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Tommy Hickman – R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

I try to develop the vision and paint a picture of how things could look if we are 100% successful.

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Yakub Hazzard – RKMC LLP

Take control of your own destiny and don’t burn bridges as you advance in your career.

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Kevin McDonald – Rochester Institute of Technology

Sometimes you’ve got to go to grow! This has multiple applications personally and professionally.

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Pamela Chance – SAP

It is important to always do your best, build your network, get out of your comfort zone, and learn as much as you can.

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Vivian Smith-Del Toro – Sodexo

Although mentors are important, having an advocate and sponsor is imperative.

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Kenneth Coleman – Southern Company

Be the one who volunteers for difficult tasks. People will notice.

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Doreen Rigby – State Street Corporation

I am a strong believer that even though African Americans might face many barriers as they try to advance their careers, their first focus should be excelling in their performance.

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