The Fifth Girl
A Story of Survival
The Black community brings highly valued skills to our workplace. Join us and make a remarkable impact.
The Black Business Network promotes career advancement and professional development by sponsoring career initiatives to develop and sustain the next generation of leaders at AbbVie. In addition, we strive to enhance the cultural competence within AbbVie focusing on cultural education, recruitment and retention of Black employees.
We do that by enabling all employees to reach their potential through:
We help recruit diverse talent and provide employee development. These activities support us and further employees’ sense of belonging and engagement. As engagement increases, employees naturally expand into roles that maximize their potential and encourages them to explore and grow their skill sets.
We are committed to helping employees exceed their potential and support. We partner with community organizations in area such as education, youth empowerment and STEM programs, such as Chicago Scholars
BBN is proud to support the following organizations through the AbbVie Foundation ERG community grant program:
Danjuma Quarless, Ph.D., senior scientist, makes the discovery process more efficient at AbbVie.