The Tiger Mom: Do Chinese Mothers know the secret to professional success?

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Many of us first learned about Amy Chua, a law professor at Yale University, from her wildly popular Wall Street Journal op-ed titled “Why Chinese Mothers are Superior.” The attention-grabbing headline compelled over 10,000 people to comment on the article – Continue reading The Tiger Mom: Do Chinese Mothers know the secret to professional success?

Top Five Tips for Making Your Asian Career Network Profile Standout

You’ve joined the Professional Diversity Network, and are receiving updates about new job opportunities. You’ve applied to these jobs, but haven’t received any invites for interviews. Is there something you should be doing to change this? If you truly want Continue reading Top Five Tips for Making Your Asian Career Network Profile Standout

The Importance of Building on Our Nation’s Greatest Strength: Diversity

Has our country advanced beyond affirmative action? This question was at the crux of last summer’s Supreme Court decision, which ultimately reaffirmed the use of race in college admissions. The historic case of Fisher v.Texas underscored the importance of educational diversity Continue reading The Importance of Building on Our Nation’s Greatest Strength: Diversity

The Power of Words and the NBA’s Silver Lining

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Current and former players, coaches, NBA sponsors and corporate partners applauded Silver for taking swift and decisive action. “Sentiments of this kind are contrary to the principles of inclusion and respect that form the foundation of our diverse, multi-cultural and multi-ethnic Continue reading The Power of Words and the NBA’s Silver Lining