5 Leadership Lessons And Quotes From Black History Month

Joseph Lalonde

Dr. Mae Jemison. Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed. 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.

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