In business we sometimes shy away from topics that we perceive as not being directly related to “business”. But with this being Black History Month, I wanted to take the time to reflect on someone that I think is one of the greatest influencers, with respect to
our current U.S. Justice system. His name is Thurgood Marshall, member of the United States Supreme Court from 1967 – 1991. I am writing this in the vein that other businesses, at large, will take the time to ask themselves (1) should we continue honoring Black History Month, and (2) what can we (collectively) do to recognize this month as business people?
Think about it, this is a hallmark (although unwritten) of business in most
So when we ask ourselves about honoring Black History Month? This article is my way of reminding myself that there were great Americans who sacrificed and helped pave the way for me personally.