A company that considers diversity should do so authentically. For a company to implement a diverse workforce, there should be a time of evaluation to reflect on any bias, create educational resources for current employees and policies specific to diversity. At SPECTRAFORCE, we value diversity; Not only because we are a minority-owned business, but we see the importance of attracting a diverse pool of candidates to hire the best of the industry. Learn about the advantages and how to implement diversity in the workplace in our latest blog post.
The future of work has changed drastically since COVID started. According to corporate real estate professionals, the use of remote work and virtual meetings will last beyond the COVID-19 crisis (Business Facilities, 2020). Researchers show that COVID restrictions reduced emissions by an impressive 36%, and air flight travel was down by an incredible 60% (Yoder, 2020). So what does this mean? What are you doing to help drive social responsibility? Read our latest blog for insight.
Zoom meetings have increased significantly over the past year, as we are not only using Zoom for business but also to reconnect with loved ones. All of this screen time can lead to a new condition, Zoom fatigue. Yes, it’s a real thing. To help combat zoom fatigue, we’ve outlined six ways for self-care during your workday.
The DE&I Committee recently created a Discuss & Discover Group and our group discussion was on the 2015 movie, The Intern, starring Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway. Despite the obvious ageism bias in the movie, the film focused on several other biases and stereotypes that resonated with each person in the group differently. Read about our learnings in this month’s DE&I blog post!
Interviews feel scary for a lot of people. It’s like we are auditioning for an upcoming hit movie and we want to land the lead part. In our latest blog, Kimberly Smith, Resiliency & Life Transition Coach, shares ways to maintain composure and an optimistic outlook when it comes to the interview process.
Following Martin Luther King (MLK) Day, the SPECTRAFORCE DE&I Committee organized a book club to read Martin Luther King Jr.’s Strength to Love. Some of the mutual goals of the participants were to learn, expand their knowledge on racial injustice, understand MLK’s position on nonviolence activism, and share their new learnings. In this article, we share what those learnings were.
In recent years, there has been an increase in dialogue about caring for the environment and the importance of preventing the increase in global warming and its pollution. The idea of recycling to take care of the planet is excellent but it is no longer enough. Sustainability needs to be at the forefront of our actions.
Going back to work after maternity leave, no matter how short or long it is, is hard. In this article, you will gain insight into how new moms can make the transition back into the workplace smooth.
We’ve all seen those posts on Instagram about ‘Best Work from Home Practices” … But something that has been seriously lacking in the WFH media furor is what the heck to do when you start a brand-new job from your living room?! In this article, you will obtain tips on how to make your first days on your new *virtual* job a cakewalk!