In This Issue
This month we celebrate diversity in the workplace with observances including National Disabilities Awareness Month and the continuation of National Hispanic Heritage month.
As we’re reminded of how inclusive and diverse today’s workplace has become, we start the month with How to Discuss Your Disability in an Interview. If this is applicable to your circumstance, this article provides a review of what is – or is not – required for any job seeker about to embark on the job search, all the way through to the interview. We provide guidance on what you should consider broaching regarding a disability and what information you are not required to disclose.
In keeping with the diversification of the workforce theme, Best Jobs for Veterans explores job fits for those veterans returning to work after active duty. With countless veterans coming back from tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, they join the 23 million Americans who are currently unemployed.
For those who are gainfully employed, you face different challenges such as navigating a streamlined workforce and shifting workplace dynamics to building solid professional relationships to name a few. Our feature article, Teamwork: What it Takes to Create a Team Environment, provides some useful tips on building teams to not only foster cooperation amongst your peers, but also propel you to job success.
Lastly, check out our latest blog on some simple strategies you can employ today to jump start your jobs search – and get you reinvigorated now that fall is here.