Archive | Diversity

Top Multicultural Stories and Trends of 2017

By Ken Smikle, Publisher, Target Market News     For multicultural marketing practitioners, this past year must have seemed fraught […]

From Undocumented Immigrant to Communications Maven: Sharing My Story to Inspire Others

Located in the suburbs just north of Chicago, Wheeling High School is home to a staff of educators who intensely […]

From Behind-the-Scenes to Center Stage | Preparing for a Speaking Engagement as a PR Professional

  As communications professionals, we spend endless hours preparing brand executives and spokespeople for public appearances and media interviews. We […]

#BreastCancerAwareness Month | Triple Negative Breast Cancer Affects Young Multicultural Communities at Highest Rates

  October, the month that many “Go Pink” in support of breast cancer awareness, is coming to a close.  It’s been gratifying […]

Applying Internship Knowledge in the Classroom | 6 Tips from FCG Intern, Denajha Phillips

  Many college students are now well-settled into fall semester courses, campus jobs and extra curriculars. Fellow summer interns: it […]

Black Music Month: Chicago’s Influence on Music from Old School Blues to New School “Drill”

I am a music aficionado and spent years in radio, on-air and in marketing, before joining FCG.   With music […]

Yes, We’re Parents, Too: Marketing to Multicultural Millennial Moms and Dads

    Millennials are innovative. Millennials are move makers. Millennials are tech-savvy. And the list goes on. According to Nielsen, […]

The Making of a Fearless PR Practitioner: Reflections from 2017 FCG Intern, Sydney Watkins

This past winter, we issued an RFP – “Request for Fearless Practitioners,” searching only for those ready to take on […]