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Intentional Hiring
Focusing on diversity, equity, and inclusion as part of the hiring process is a great way to enhance DEI efforts within your organization. This focus is also known as inclusive hiring which aims to level the playing field with the goal of warding off …
Showcasing DEI In Job Descriptions
It’s important for companies to show how they incorporate diversity, equity, and inclusion not only internally, but as part of their recruitment efforts. One clear way to do that is as part of job descriptions. There are several ways to …
Is your resume review process widening the gap?
Two applicants come across your desk, one has the name Kareem Chatman and the other has the name Allison Bauer. What is your initial response to the applications? Are you automatically more intrigued by one versus the other?   Systemic discrimination refers to …
What is The Great Resignation?
COVID-19 shifted how people viewed their careers and led many to consider changing paths. According to a recent survey, 25% to 40% of people are thinking about quitting their job. In December 2020, resignation rates for managers increased by 12% …
The Importance of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultants
You have great team that is passionate about diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). They are committed to creating a sense of belonging at your organization. You may even have a Chief Diversity Officer, HR Director, or another staff member charged …
Business Culture Transformation
We are in a time of business culture transformation. This push for change is largely driven by the public outcry resulting from police brutality and other racial disparities. Consequently, many communities are asking questions about business and government practices, demanding …
Consulting Group Launches with Focus on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion
The Sleeper Group is a woman-owned, Maryland-based small business that is focused on providing services through a diversity, equity, and inclusion lens to clients across the United States. Service Offerings The company's current services are broken into four categories: Diversity …