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About the Author
PORTER BRASWELL is a Yale graduate and former Goldman Sachs associate who cofounded Jopwell.com, the leading career advancement platform for Black, Latinx, and Native American students and professionals. Braswell frequently speaks about diversity in the workplace to Jopwell’s corporate clients. He has been profiled in Fast Company, Forbes, Inc., Tech Crunch, Vanity Fair, and Adweek, and has received numerous awards and recognition, such as LinkedIn’s Next Wave: Top Professionals 35 and Under, Inc. magazine’s 30 Under 30, Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business, Vanity Fair’s Future Innovators Index, and Adweek’s Young Influencers. In 2018, he was named to the Crain’s New York Business 40 Under 40 list. He lives in New York City.