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Attracting Diverse Employees Requires Improved Access to Cultural Amenities

When I was studying for my master’s degree, one of my professors reiterated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s statement that Sunday morning is the...

Why Cultural Competence Matters to Recruiters

Each year, thousands of college graduates attempt to launch their careers, all competing for jobs in their respective fields. And while a candidate’s education...

Answering the “What Are You?” Questions

If I asked “who are you?”, would you be worried? Most of us answer some form of that question every day — for example,...

What If You’ve Hitched Your Wagon to a Falling Star?

Our executive search company works almost exclusively for higher education, so when a big player in the field goes belly up, it’s major. That...

Before You Set Fire to This Column, Hear Me Out

I am tired of the whole concept of “nondiscrimination.”  I was just writing a prospectus for a search for a university president and got to...