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?

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

6 LGBT Leaders that are #ProudtoBe on the Cutting Edge of Progress

In honor of June being LGBT Pride Month, we at Professional Diversity Network are excited and humbled to highlight these 6 LGBT leaders who are radically impacting today’s society. We believe these 6 individuals are #ProudtoBe bold and inspiring the Continue reading 6 LGBT Leaders that are #ProudtoBe on the Cutting Edge of Progress

May Diversity Jobs Report Released: 21% Increase in Job Applies Among African Americans

In light of the increasing unemployment rates for Hispanic and African Americans, Professional Diversity Network is successfully bridging the gap to connect more of them to potential job opportunities. This past month, we saw a 21% increase in job applies among Continue reading May Diversity Jobs Report Released: 21% Increase in Job Applies Among African Americans

The Power of Words and the NBA’s Silver Lining

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During a brief and sobering press conference yesterday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced that the Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling, who was recorded making racist remarks to his now estranged mistress, will be fined $2.5 million and banned from Continue reading The Power of Words and the NBA’s Silver Lining

Professional Diversity Network: A Year in Review – 2013 Recruitment Highlights

2013 has been a monumental year for diverse professionals.  Overall veteran unemployment is down to 6.7 percent, just under national unemployment levels; the LGBT community can now enjoy benefits offered to same sex-married couples after the repeal of the Defense Continue reading Professional Diversity Network: A Year in Review – 2013 Recruitment Highlights