This is a case study presentation where the objective was to help workplaces move from Black women being present in the workplace to Black women being included in the workplace. Specifically, the research sought to (1) explore the ways in which Black women practice wellness in their lives, (2) understand how their wellness is impacted—positively and negatively-- in the workplace, and (3) uncover what companies can do to promote wellness for Black women in the workplace.
|Black Working Women's Wellness Slide Handout (1.6 MB)||Available after Purchase|
Kai Fuentes is the President and Founder of Ebony Marketing Systems, Inc. EMS is a multicultural market research firm. As a minority female business owner, Ms. Fuentes saw a need and an opportunity to develop a niche within the marketing research arena in multicultural research. Ms. Fuentes has extensive experience in qualitative and quantitative research studies giving projects a broad perspective on multicultural consumer issues. In 2016, the NYNJ Purchasing Council gave her an award for top business leaders in New York City; she was also included in Madame Noire for best business entrepreneur under 40.
Quality is the Question, Communities are the Answer
Original Program Date: 03/24/2023