Inclusive Workforce Blog

Getting Hired's blog offers career advice for job seekers, job search resources, stories from companies that value diversity inclusion, along with tips on how to celebrate diversity in the workplace!

Veterans Day: Supporting our veterans through national pride

October 11, 2017

Veterans Day will be taking place across the U.S. in November, bringing with it the chance to honor the many amazing people who have served in the..

How Procter & Gamble’s affinity groups drive their inclusive culture

October 10, 2017

Procter & Gamble (P&G) is the world’s largest and most profitable consumer packaged goods company. Our people are the foundation of our success. ..

USBLN Conference insights: How to create inclusive workplace programs for veterans

October 5, 2017

This year, I had the opportunity to moderate a panel discussion entitled 'How to Successfully Include Veterans in the Workplace' at the 2017US..

How to increase support for individuals with disabilities in the transportation sector

October 3, 2017

Transportation and logistics is one of the most far-reaching and integral sectors to the stability of the national economy. It is the driving force..

How to support individuals with MS in the workplace

October 1, 2017

We partnered with the MS Society on a webinar as we educated employers about what they need to know when attracting, hiring and retaining employees..

NDEAM inclusion drives innovation for your business

September 25, 2017

National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) will be taking place across the country in October. It is a chance for organizations across..

6 reasons why virtual careers fairs are valuable for employers

September 25, 2017

Businesses across the U.S. continue to face a range of challenges when seeking to fill their talent pipelines. However, there is one practice that..

How to translate resumes and skills from the military to civilian world

September 21, 2017

Understanding the skills that veterans can bring to your business is an important aspect of a successful hiring program, but for some employers, this..

8 Employee Resource Groups (and growing!) at Rolls-Royce support their culture of diversity and inclusion

September 14, 2017

Rolls-Royce is an engineering company focused on world-class power and propulsion systems. We operate in five businesses: Civil Aerospace, Defense..

Why your business should employ individuals with autism

September 14, 2017

Diversity-focused hiring programs are increasingly helping companies to widen their search when hiring new talent. This includes hiring individuals..

4 keys to accommodating candidates during the interview process - The low cost and high value for employers

August 29, 2017

Organizations with a focus on diversity and inclusion hiring should understand the importance of providing proper accommodations to individuals with..

7 programs dedicated to individuals with disabilities at The University of Kansas

August 21, 2017

The University of Kansas is a major public research and teaching institution of 28,401 students and 2,600 faculty on five campuses (Lawrence, Kansas..

Inclusion is a value, strategy and focus at Lincoln Financial Group

August 16, 2017

The list of reasons to work for Lincoln Financial Group is as long as our history. For more than a century, we have advanced President Lincoln's..

How Huntington Ingalls Industries values diversity and veterans

August 8, 2017

"At Huntington Ingalls Industries, we value relationships that are based on mutual respect and appreciation of differences as a formative part of the..

5 ways employers can create a successful internship program

July 31, 2017

Businesses can reap considerable rewards when they invest in developing internship programs.

How can job seekers get the most from internships?

July 24, 2017

Internships are an excellent way to learn essential skills and to set you up for success with a future employer. Across the country, opportunities..

Employer Spotlight: Shaw Industries internship program for young people with disabilities

July 19, 2017

Flooring is an integral part of every built environment, and impacts each individual in unique ways. We seek to attract and retain people who reflect..

Inclusive Hiring for People with Disabilities at Microsoft

July 11, 2017

From the very first days of our company, Microsoft has sought to enable individuals and organizations around the world to do great things. Our..

Employer Spotlight: Why Rockwell Collins actively recruits people with disabilities

July 10, 2017

Rockwell Collins is a pioneer in the design, production, and support of innovative solutions in aerospace and defense. Our expertise in flight deck..