White House Makes Push for Veterans in High Tech Jobs

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

Top 4 Signs a Company Values Diversity in Its Culture

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Census data shows that minorities make up over 1/3 of the U.S. and that this population is only increasing in size…do you know how to identify if a company values diversity in its culture? We at Professional Diversity Network have Continue reading Top 4 Signs a Company Values Diversity in Its Culture

July 2014 Diversity Jobs Index and Report Shows 3.46% Decrease in Demand for Diverse Talent

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Each month, Professional Diversity Network publishes the Diversity Jobs Index and Report to provide a monthly summary of the current trends within the marketplace for diverse Americans like yourself, as well as an index number that represents these overall conditions for the Continue reading July 2014 Diversity Jobs Index and Report Shows 3.46% Decrease in Demand for Diverse Talent

Research Finds Military Service Beneficial for CEOs

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Two years ago, Efriam Benmeleck, associate professor of finance at the Kellogg School, and Carola Frydman, visiting associate professor of finance at the Kellogg School, set out to study what type of impacts having a CEO with military experience would Continue reading Research Finds Military Service Beneficial for CEOs

The Meaning Behind Veterans Day

While many of us realize that Veterans Day, on November 11, 2013, is a day designated to honor our nation’s Veterans, very few realize the historical significance behind the day. Veterans Day originated as Armistice Day and marked the end Continue reading The Meaning Behind Veterans Day

The Impact of DOMA Ruling On Service Members

Veteran Affairs (VA) is undergoing analysis to determine how the Supreme Court’s historic decision to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) will impact the 17,000 LGBT service members and veterans.  The Supreme Court’s decision means that federal benefits that Continue reading The Impact of DOMA Ruling On Service Members