Women of Color in the Workplace: Navigating the Concrete Ceiling

Women have always tried to break through the “Glass Ceiling” in terms of professional growth. However, recent research has shown that women of color experience a “Concrete Ceiling” as they drive towards advancement. Because the experiences of white women and women of color are extremely different, but often ignored, this new term was created. During this panel discussion, women leaders from all levels will share their truths about how they navigated their professional journeys. The panel will offer a toolkit for maneuvering through the system and breaking through the concrete ceiling.