Q4 Diversity Jobs Report and Index Focuses on Women in the US Labor Force

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Read the Q4 Diversity Jobs Report and Index to take an in-depth look at women in the US labor force. The quarterly publication also explores workforce trends and tells the “tale of two cities:” the Leisure/Hospitality industry and the Professional/Business Services industry, delving Continue reading Q4 Diversity Jobs Report and Index Focuses on Women in the US Labor Force

Q3 Diversity Jobs Report and Index Highlights Military Veterans, African-Americans in the Labor Force

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Read the Q3 Diversity Jobs Report and Index to learn how military veterans are impacting the workforce. The quarterly publication also explores workforce trends and the contributions that African-Americans and other minorities are making to the U.S. economy.

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

Dear Silicon Valley: Here’s how to create more “IT Girls”

Although career opportunities in computing and information technology (IT) are on the rise, representation of women in this sector is actually declining.  That’s a detriment not only to women, but also to the tech industry and society in general.  After Continue reading Dear Silicon Valley: Here’s how to create more “IT Girls”

Network Television Creates a Diverse Lanscape This Fall

The United States has long been a melting pot of unique experiences, ethnic backgrounds, languages, and beliefs. Network TV is finally catching up this Fall by airing primetime shows that reflect the diversity we see in our everyday lives. Get Continue reading Network Television Creates a Diverse Lanscape This Fall

Top 5 Tips for Making Your Professional Diversity Network Profile Standout

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You’ve joined the Professional Diversity Network, and are receiving updates about new job opportunities. You’ve applied to these jobs, but haven’t received any invites for interviews. Is there something you should be doing to change this? If you truly want Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Making Your Professional Diversity Network Profile Standout

U.S. Enters 10th World Cup: A Diverse Backbone Makes for One Strong Team

On Monday, June 16th, the United States enters its 10th World Cup! This is their 7th time in a row creating a streak bettered only by 6 other nations worldwide. While the road out of the tournament’s “Group of Death” Continue reading U.S. Enters 10th World Cup: A Diverse Backbone Makes for One Strong Team

The Importance of Building on Our Nation’s Greatest Strength: Diversity

Has our country advanced beyond affirmative action? This question was at the crux of last summer’s Supreme Court decision, which ultimately reaffirmed the use of race in college admissions. The historic case of Fisher v.Texas underscored the importance of educational Continue reading The Importance of Building on Our Nation’s Greatest Strength: Diversity