Diversely Speaking

“Diversely Speaking” takes diversity and inclusion to the next level with thought leadership, industry activities and educational content. Written for professionals that believe in encouraging diversity – we’ll cover diversity and inclusion insights that deliver value to your business and career.

Dallas, TX (May 20, 2021) — The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services (CIFS) announces Educator, Best-Selling Author, Motivational Guru and International Business Phenom, Dr. Eric Thomas, as the keynote speaker at the 2021 FinServ Expo, held virtually June 22 – June 23. ET, as he is better known, has taken the world by storm with his creative style and high-energy messages. His unique brand of pragmatism has made him the “go-to” problem-solver for many of
Dallas, TX (May 12, 2021) — The Council for Inclusion in Financial Services (CIFS) announces the 2021 FinServ Expo— The Annual Conference for Financial Services (FinServ) Professionals to Think, Innovate and Grow. This year’s theme is SHIFT. Held virtually June 22 – June 23, attendees will experience business shifting content and tools from change makers and leaders of globally recognized brands in the key areas of: Diversity & Inclusion with an exploration of Social Issues, Business
Dallas, TX (June 15, 2021) —The 2021 FinServ Expo aims to virtually equip professionals in the financial services industry — from housing and insurance to banking and wealth management, to immediately implement tools for measurable shifts in an industry, and covid-recovery environment, that demands agility. “Recovery is on the horizon, economically and interpersonally,” says Cheryl Travis-Johnson, board co-chair for CIFS “Now is the best time for leaders in an industry that anchors our country, to learn
As a young person who KNOWS that financial health is important, it’s still tricky to understand what you need to do — and when. After all, there are so many differing opinions and facts all across the internet (and from the people you know), which makes it confusing and hard to know what you should actually be focusing on. All in all, it’s really more simple than you might make it. The best things you can
By now you probably know that credit scores are a pretty big deal. By being able to measure your so-called creditworthiness, lenders use your credit scores to determine everything from your interest rates to your credit limits to your approval ratings — and understanding what goes into credit scores themselves is key to building credit the right way. Credit scores are calculated using a pretty complicated algorithm that takes five big things (and lots of