5 Leadership Lessons And Quotes From Black History Month

Joseph Lalonde

He took bold action and held a position of power no African-American before him had held. Nobody’s as powerful as we make them out to be. Dr. Mae Jemison. Celebrating the contributions of African Americans in the United States of America Black History Month, or African-American History Month, is celebrated every February. During Black History Month, people remember the important people and events in the lives of African-Americans.

Research: 83% of Executives Say They Encourage Curiosity. Just 52% of Employees Agree.

Harvard Business

Books, university classes, and research are popularizing the power of curiosity. For example, Mae Jemison, the first African American female astronaut, noted that she was constantly curious as a child. Danas Jurgelevicius/Getty Images. Curiosity is experiencing a “Gold Rush” moment. Not surprisingly, organizations are increasingly, explicitly looking for curious employees.