Let’s just add to the cacophony of people shouting about how fast the year is going by…how is it already July?! We hope that everyone had a fantastic Pride month in June and we hope that feeling of inclusion, safety, and love continues!


In the Talent Acquisition World

 

Tactics to Achieving Your Diversity and Inclusion Goals

With June being Pride month, diversity and inclusion goals have been at the forefront of a lot of people’s minds. ERE shared this article from Kandace Miller all about actions that you and your team can take to make sure that you’re reaching your D&I goals. Like this article suggests, even if you have a focus on D&I there are probably steps you can take to make your company even more inclusive and welcoming.

Interested in more? At this year’s HIREconf in NYC our very own Jackye Clayton will be presenting the Diversity Maturity Model she has been working on with a fantastic team of experts. Keep an eye on the HIREconf blog for an upcoming Session Spotlight!

 

New Evidence of Age Bias in Hiring, and a Push to Fight It 

The New York Times recently ran a blog article all about the current difficulties that over-50 job seekers face. According to the article, “Older workers are much more likely to wrestle with prolonged joblessness than younger ones, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. On average, a 54-year-old job hunter will be unemployed for nearly a year.”

 

In the HiringSolved World

 

PROPHET is Available for Everyone!

After a successful beta period (thanks to all of our testers!), PROPHET has been released to everyone. You can download it for FREE on the Chrome store here. You can also head over to the PROPHET website to learn how you can upgrade to Pro and retrieve up to 6,000 emails a month for the lowest price on the market. You can’t beat this price!

Q&A with HR Tech Influencer Jackye Clayton

Our Director of Success, Jackye Clayton, spoke with Human Resource Executive all about the pain points that companies usually face when it comes to utilizing and implementing HR tech and what steps they can take to avoid them going forward. Give it a read here!

 

Sun City Sourcing Society Meetup with Heather Thomas

Our very own Heather Thomas is doing a meetup in Phoenix, AZ! Technically, this isn’t news about June because it’s in August, but it was announced in June so it still counts. There are only 50 spots available so if you want to have a chat with one of the most valuable members of our team, reserve your spot now.