Getting Your Resume Noticed with Résunate

You’ve made a list of jobs your experience is perfect for, you’ve gone through the tedious process of applying for all of them, and now your excitedly awaiting the calls. But wait…a week goes by, then two, and now three, Continue reading Getting Your Resume Noticed with Résunate

¿Hablas español? Being bilingual can give job seekers an edge.

Language is powerful.  And strong communications skills are critical to building and maintaining a successful business.  If you are a bilingual or multilingual job seeker – particularly if you’re fluent in Spanish – speaking a second language can help your Continue reading ¿Hablas español? Being bilingual can give job seekers an edge.

10 Mistakes You’re Making During the Interview Process

Google, “top job interview mistakes,” and you’ll find pages and pages of articles. In addition to making you fearful of your next interview, it’ll also leave you wondering how many interview mistakes you’ve made in the past. According to a Continue reading 10 Mistakes You’re Making During the Interview Process

A Silicon Valley of Shame

The billionaires of Silicon Valley are at it again. This time, they are trying to divide California into six states. In fact, venture capitalist Tim Draper, recently announced that he has enough signatures to put the initiative on the California Continue reading A Silicon Valley of Shame

Are You Being Punished for Promoting Diversity?

Earlier this month, at the Academy of Management’s annual meeting, researchers presented their findings on the impact of the glass ceiling on minorities and woman.  It seems that even though women and minorities have become the dominant force in workplace, Continue reading Are You Being Punished for Promoting Diversity?

How Capital One is Building Innovation Through Diversity: An Interview with Tommy Blanchard

At Professional Diversity Network, we understand the value and innovation that comes out of workforces built on a foundation of diversity. Inclusive and culturally diverse environments bring collaboration to a new level with varying backgrounds and experiences coming together as Continue reading How Capital One is Building Innovation Through Diversity: An Interview with Tommy Blanchard

White House Makes Push for Veterans in High Tech Jobs

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The face of technology is about to change- literally. Last week, the White House announced an initiative to bolster the presence of veterans in the IT sector, a move welcome by both sides of the political isle. Details are forthcoming, Continue reading White House Makes Push for Veterans in High Tech Jobs

August 2014 Diversity Jobs Index and Report Shows 4.61% Decrease in Demand for Diverse Talent

In this month’s DJR, we shift the focus to veterans. Can understanding how the Federal Government has implemented workforce diversity initiatives offer the private sector new insights? This month we highlight the employment situation for veterans and hone in on Continue reading August 2014 Diversity Jobs Index and Report Shows 4.61% Decrease in Demand for Diverse Talent

Celebrating Disability Independence Day: Major Companies and Technology That Should Be On Your Radar

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Equality, Freedom, and Opportunity: these are the words that every American with disabilities experienced on July 26th, 1990 when the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law. As noted informer President George H. W. Bush’s speech, the ADA Continue reading Celebrating Disability Independence Day: Major Companies and Technology That Should Be On Your Radar

6 Tips for Addressing Your Disability in an Interview

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Going to an interview is both exciting and stressful. No matter how well you prepare, you never know what type of question might be thrown your way, especially if you have a disability. Not only is it important to know Continue reading 6 Tips for Addressing Your Disability in an Interview