By: JOCELYN GIANGRANDE, MA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, CCDP Diversity and Inclusion Expert & Consultant Companies have heard the cry and now they feel the need to do something about it. However, those who jump in too fast, may find themselves treating symptoms instead of potential root causes. - Jocelyn Giangrande On May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man, … Continue reading IT’S TIME TO REVISIT DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
It’s easy to fall into “the flavor of the month” conundrum when launching a diversity & inclusion (D & I ) strategy, especially if the organization fails to build a foundation for sustained success. Every structure must have a foundation and D & I isn’t any different. Therefore, before launching, it's imperative to avoid common mistakes that may derail your efforts. Below are … Continue reading 10 Reasons Your Diversity & Inclusion Efforts May Be Set To Fail
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It is possible to get unstuck and get your career back on track. Building relationships through connecting, keeping your accomplishments updated and staying current with your image will help you stand out. When you stand out, it makes you competitive and attractive. and believe it or not, that's the fuel to get your career moving forward again.
To be successful in your career or business, learning how to network effectively is essential. Transitioning from a "networking" mindset to a "connecting" mindset will bring better results.
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Today, many professionals understand the importance of establishing a strong professional brand. However, few focus enough on one important factor, the first impression. What does this have to do with your professional brand? It means that your brand and image may be sealed in six seconds and before you even open your mouth.
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