July 2007
People Management;7/12/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 14, p14
The article reports on the HR topic discussed by Linda Alvarado of Alvarado Construction during the 2007 annual conference of the SHRM in Las Vegas, Nevada. Alvarado talked about diversity in the workplace and what can be learned from sport when it comes to the subject. She referred to the decision to put the first Black player Jackie Robinson of the Brooklyn Dodgers into the league and the benefits offered by the move. Alvarado is also the co-owner of the Colorado Rockies baseball team.


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