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Government Regs for Hiring People with Disabilities Grow Some Teeth

The U.S. government wants to employ more individuals with disabilities not only to strengthen the federal workforce, but to strengthen the country as well.

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

Do Good Companies Discriminate in Job Hiring?

A reader asks why companies that are known as diversity leaders sometimes seem to be biased in hiring decisions. Here's the White Guy's answer.

Ask the White Guy, Luke Visconti, DiversityInc CEO

‘People of Color’ and ‘People of Quality’ Are Not Exclusive

Question: I recently overhead a conversation between our HR director, an African-American woman, and a hiring manager, a white woman. The HR director commented that she saw her success directly tied to hiring as many "women of color as possible" to which the hiring manager responded "my goal is to hire as many people of quality as possible." How would you respond especially in light of a past response in which you commented that our past is full of double standards.