Diversity Articles

  • 5 Steps for Creating a Culture That Attracts and Welcomes Employees with Disabilities

    March 27, 2019

    With competition for skilled workers at a high and an increased focus on diversity, companies have started to recruit in often overlooked talent pools, including veterans, women returning to the workplace, older workers, and individuals without college degrees. And companies are beginning to embrace one of the largest untapped talent markets of all — people with...

  • Older Professionals Often Face Discrimination at Work — Here's Why Your Company Should Change That

    March 21, 2019

    Six out of 10 older workers have experienced or witnessed age discrimination at work, says a 2018 report by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Ageism can impact professionals long before they start to approach retirement. In a recent survey of startup founders, 26.7% said they believe that age discrimination in tech starts when workers are...

  • To Hire More Women — Make This One Simple Change

    March 8, 2019

    Today is International Women’s Day, the perfect day to commit to hiring more women and building a gender-balanced workforce. Of course, every other day would be perfect too. This change can start with you, recruiters. You shape the candidate pipeline and control who the hiring manager sees. So our all-important tip is this . . . open more profiles of women when...

  • New Report: Women Apply to Fewer Jobs Than Men, But Are...

    March 5, 2019

    Women and men find jobs differently. And as more and more companies want to build gender-balanced teams and hire and promote more...

  • How the FBI is Beating the Skills Gap by Recruiting ...

    February 20, 2019

    In Louise Penny’s best-selling Inspector Gamache detective novels, one character has a particularly unusual backstory. Thérèse Brunel,...

  • Pixar’s New Short Film Examines Workplace Diversity with...

    February 7, 2019

    Meet Purl. She’s the star of the first video in Pixar’s SparkShorts series. She’s also a vivacious ball of pink yarn who is desperate...