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  • How to Build Diversity and Inclusion into Your Company’s DNA, According to a Diversity-Focused VC Firm

    February 19, 2020

    While the conversation around diversity and inclusion (D&I) has come a long way in recent years, the biggest challenge that chief diversity officers face is making the business case for D&I, with one in four (27%) reporting this is still an issue for them.  One company that doesn’t need convincing is Kapor Capital, an Oakland-based venture capital (VC) firm that...

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    When Men Schmooze, Women Lose — How Male Bonding Tilts the Playing Field and Hurts Business

    February 18, 2020

    New research suggests that bigger paychecks and smaller restroom lines are not the only advantages that men have over women. Men get promoted more quickly than woman, and a recently released paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research entitled “The Old Boys’ Club: Schmoozing and the Gender Gap” pointed to male bonding as one of the causes for this...

  • 10 of the Most Successful Business Leaders Share Their Secret to Discovering Great Talent

    February 17, 2020

    Ray Kroc, the man who grew McDonald’s into the hugely successful global franchise it is today, famously said, “You’re only as good as the people you hire.” Ray was right: No one builds a great company alone. That’s why successful business leaders know that finding exceptional talent is the key to ensuring their companies thrive.  To help you follow in the...

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    Here Are 5 Signs That a Candidate is 'The One'

    February 14, 2020

    As a recruiter, every day is a little like Valentine’s Day. After all, your job is all about playing matchmaker, pairing great...

  • The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    February 14, 2020

    A new study out of Australia has a pointer for anyone looking to make a career change (and for recruiters looking to expand their...

  • 7 Ways HR Looks Different in 2020

    February 13, 2020

    In January 2019, I decided to focus on writing about modern HR and people practices. My aim was to dig into companies and leaders who...