Toyota’s BillieJo Johnson Explains the Importance of Understanding Challenges

Toyota’s BillieJo Johnson explains why Women of Color need to be aware and understand the nature of their workplace challenges. Johnson is the Group Manager of Enterprise Program and Project Management Office at Toyota Financial Services. Billie Joe Johnson believes that understanding challenges will help individuals understand their careers. Sharing challenges and experiences helps women of color everywhere triumph and remove barriers.

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In this week’s installment of our Career Advice video series, DiversityInc Senior Business Writer Linda Bell chats with Orlan Boston, ESG Markets Leader at EY. The conversation covers Boston’s thoughts on strategic side gigs, staying…

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