• 6 free online courses on diversity, equity, and inclusion to sign up for right now that will make you a better leader

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Diversity, equity, and inclusion have been buzzwords in business for years , with little results. That is, until the killing of George Floyd and a pandemic awoke leaders and the American public to massive racial injustice .
    Now, more companies are hiring executives to lead the charge on DEI. Leaders are making huge financial commitments to empower Black and Latino communities.
    If you're a leader, manager, or a worker with goal of becoming a manager, it's important to know how to navigate a diverse workforce and be an inclusive person.
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  • The 4 freelance skills employers are scrambling to hire right now pay at least $50 an hour. Here's where you can learn them online for free

    The 4 freelance skills employers are scrambling to hire right now pay at least $50 an hour. Here's where you can learn them online for free

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

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    According to data from the freelancing platform Upwork , demand for freelance workers has risen dramatically in the last several months, especially in industries whose emphasis is on facilitating the shift to digital, remote work.
    Upwork, which specializes in placing remote freelancers, conducted a survey in June of more than 1,500 US hiring managers. Nearly half said they're more likely to hire freelancers, and 72% are continuing or increasing their use of independent professionals, according to prior reporting from Business Insider .
    Hayden Brown, the president and...
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