According to Essentials of Organizational Behavior by Stephen Robbins and Timothy Judge, surface-level diversity includes the differences in easily-perceived characteristics such as gender, ethnicity or age. Deep-level diversity includes non-observable differences like values, personality and work preferences. Inclusion at work
When I was a graduate student, a professor said the department was struggling to recruit competitive Black students. He reasoned that our program’s academic rigors were deterring students from applying. What my professor failed to recognize was the power of
Tax planning over the past two years has felt like a roller-coaster ride at times — in part due to a series of pandemic-inspired stimulus programs and related legislation. Despite these changes, there are still a few tried-and-true strategies that individuals
A recent survey shows that 55% of Americans plan to search for a new job within the next year. This spring, a new phenomenon dubbed ‘The Great Resignation’ arose where employees quit their jobs in tidal wives to pursue new chapters
If talent is the currency of economic development, every community is in need of a loan. As of August 2021, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that there were upwards of 10 million open jobs in the United States.
Chloé Morrison The Scenic City is known for its outstanding outdoor scene, and now residents have a chance to contribute to Chattanooga’s reputation for environmental sustainability. “Chattanooga is a city with a strong identity rooted in our great outdoors and
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Recently, the Chattanooga Chamber’s Vice President of Diversity and Inclusive Growth sat down with HR Daily Advisor to talk about his approach to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) work and his own personal DEI journey. Steedley brings with him a