The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

June 8, 2020

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No matter your position or seniority in the talent industry, reflection, conversation, and action must be taken to fight racism in all its manifestations in the United States and beyond. Below are 10 articles and resources that can help:

1. U.S. Businesses Must Take Meaningful Action Against Racism (Laura Morgan Roberts & Ella Washington / Harvard Business Review)

2. Corporate Responses to Racial Injustice (Cynthia Overton / LinkedIn)

3. Check In on Your Black Employees, Now (Tonya Russell / The New York Times)

4. More Than 1 in 6 Black Workers Lost Jobs Between February and April (Dion Rabouin / Axios)

5. It’s Time for White People to Step Up for Black Colleagues (Nicola Rollock / The Financial Times)

6. How Managers Can (and Should) Address Race and Violence in the News (Maria Louisa / Medium)

7. For Black Professionals, Unrest Lays Bare a Balancing Act at Work (Te-Ping Chen / The Wall Street Journal)

8. It Doesn't Take a Rocket Scientist to Solve the Racism Problem in Business (Mary Spio / Entrepreneur)

9. Maintaining Professionalism in the Age of Black Death Is….A Lot (Shenequa Golding / Medium)

10. Toward a Racially Just Workplace (Laura Morgan Roberts / Harvard Business Review)

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