Malcom Glenn

2020 Senior Fellow and and Director of Public Affairs at

Our special guest moderator, Ramona Schindelheim, editor-in-chief of WorkingNation, speaks with Malcom Glenn about the ER Episode 1cumulative impact of systemic inequity on Black workers. They discuss the challenges facing Black job seekers and how employers and policy makers can address those challenges in the short-term.


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Julia Pollak

Labor Economist with ZipRecruiter

In the second episode of our Equitable Recovery series, Julia discusses the impact of COVID-19 on small businesses in the United Pollak EpisodeStates. Julia and Ramona Schindelheim, our special guest moderator and editor-in-chief at WorkingNation, examine the specific issues affecting minority owned small businesses, the impact on job creation, and solutions that will lead to an equitable recovery.

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Ruth Finkelstein
Executive Director of the Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging at Hunter College and professor at the School of Urban Public Health.
Spencer Overton
President of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

Our Partner, Working Nation

We are proud to partner with WorkingNation to bring you this thought-provoking series. WorkingNation was founded to tell stories about solutions to the jobs skills gap that is threatening to disrupt our economy. They raise this critical issues to the level of a working nation logonational discussion to reach people and entities who can effect change, to connect the dots for companies and communities looking for solutions to their own workforce issues, and to identify for workers and job seekers where the jobs of the future will be.

Ramona Schindelheim, our special guest moderator, is the editor-in-chief of Ramona SchindelheimWorkingNation. Ramona is an award-winning veteran journalist and currently oversees the editorial content at WorkingNation. She has worked for CNBC, ABC News, and the Wall Street Journal and been awarded two Emmys, two Peabodys, and two golden mics for investigative journalism. She is an Encore Public Voices Fellow and a passionate advocate for workforce equity.

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