Industry Insights

The most LGBTQ+ friendly industries, and what that means for job seeking

Thankfully, there are many industries that have been found in recent years to be inclusive and welcoming towards members of the LGBTQ+ communities. As the world becomes more accepting, so does the workforce. That doesn’t mean there isn’t discrimination, though—and …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
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2021 in Review for Women at Work | Takeaways from McKinsey & LeanIn.org’s Annual Report

In the second year of the global pandemic, we experienced and witnessed unprecedented workplace challenges, labor shortages, increased stress and grief, and the growing demand for racial equity. These issues all appear to have disproportionately affected people with marginalized identities. …

By Minah Kim - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
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Check Out the Most In-Demand Consulting Opportunities in 2022

In 2020, business strategy consulting suffered tremendously as the Covid-19 pandemic forced many businesses to pivot and rethink their priorities. Fortunately, in the two years since, the industry has not only rebounded, it’s exploded.

This year in 2022, demand for …

By Ivy Exec - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
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How ARISE Is Making Life Better For African American Employees at TCS

When you join a community, you want to know that you’re going to be getting more than a koozie and a drawstring bag out of it. Depending on who you are, you might join a community to make new friends, …

By Maximilian Vanegas - WayUp
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Job Searching While LGBTQ: How to Find a Truly Inclusive Place to Work

“9% of LGBTQ employees have left a job because the environment was unwelcoming, according to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). In a Harvard survey of LGBTQ folks, 20% of respondents reported experiencing discrimination when applying for positions.

LGBTQ workplace discrimination …

By Mary [uConnect]
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Marketing Trends to Prepare for in 2022

While the marketing industry might remain the same, strategies are fluid. Marketing trends come and go. What’s “in” seems to change every year, keeping the best marketers in the business on their toes.

It can be one of the most …

By Jori Hamilton - Ivy Exec
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A Day in the Life: Project Manager at an International Consulting Firm

6:00 AM: My alarm goes off, it’s Monday morning. I take a few seconds to remember that I’m in Lyon, France, where I’ve just spent a terrific weekend with my girlfriend. I have to catch an 8:30 flight to Düsseldorf, …

By Vault Careers - Firsthand
Firsthand
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Human Resources in 2025: 7 Critical Strategies to Prepare for the Future of HR

Lately there has been a lot of talk about artificial intelligence and how it could soon replace human workers in various industries, but it’s more likely that the future of HR will actually be more human-centric than ever before. But …

By Daljeet Kaur Lal - Ivy Exec
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5 Essential Soft Skills for Careers in Hospitality and Tourism

“Are you an empathetic problem-solver with strong time management skills and resilience under pressure? If so, you should probably consider careers in hospitality and tourism. Your attributes could be highly desirable in the sector in years to come, as more …

By Mary [uConnect]
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AI in Finance & Banking: 11 Ways It’s Changing the Industry

In 1950, when Alan Turing questioned whether machines could think, no one knew how much capability artificial intelligence would have more than 70 years later. This question alone gave rise to complex concepts like machine learning (ML), robotics, deep learning, expert …

By Sakshi Gupta - Springboard
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