Diversity Articles

  • 7 Tactics to Bolster Diversity and Inclusion at Your Company

    January 20, 2020

    Martin Luther King Jr. was a proponent of diversity and inclusion long before it was called that, speaking famously and powerfully about “all of God’s children” working together. But he was also clear-eyed that the work of diversity and inclusion was not for the faint of heart, that it would be a long and difficult struggle. “Human progress,” he wrote, “is...

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    What Recruiters Can Do to Ensure Every Candidate Has a Fair Shot at the Interview

    January 7, 2020

    I've been thinking a lot about access. Specifically, the access some candidates have — or don't have — to information about interviewing process.  Some of us grew up knowing people who worked in big companies — our parents, our friends, our college professors. When our time came to interview for jobs, they could give us insights into what we’d likely be asked...

  • 12 Questions Every Manager Should Ask to Build an Inclusive Hiring Process

    December 31, 2019

    If you manage a team of people, I’d like you to answer two questions: Q1: Who owns the hiring effort for your team? Q2: And, who owns the diversity of your team? If the answer to both of these is not the person you see in the mirror every morning, you’re doing it wrong. As the manager of a team, you’re responsible for the talent on the team — attracting them to...

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    “I Like You Just the Way You Are”: 4 Lessons from Mister...

    December 16, 2019

    Fred Rogers, a beloved pioneer of U.S. children’s television and the long-time host of his celebrated show, Mister Rogers’...

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    Gold Medal–Winning Paralympian Shares 5 Tips for Creating a...

    November 26, 2019

    Liz Johnson has a pretty good idea of just how much people with disabilities can do. Liz (pictured above) has cerebral palsy, which...

  • 5 Steps Your Company Can Take to Combat Veteran...

    November 11, 2019

    When service members leave the military, they may refer to it as “separating” or, in the case of the British Royal Navy, “going...