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Job fair emphasizes diversity

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Even with a strong economy, black and Hispanic Minnesotans are still much more likely to be unemployed than whites. One hurdle is connecting with meaningful job opportunities. 

That's where the semiannual People of Color Career Fair, scheduled for April 30 at the Minneapolis Convention Center, comes in.

On Friday, April 26, host Angela Davis spoke with Sharon Smith-Akinsanya, the founder of the career fair, and Karen Richard, chief human resources officer of Andersen Corp.

Use the audio player above to listen to the segment.