Tag: Employee Resource Groups

Disability & LGBT – Support in the Workplace

By Nadine VogelPresident, Springboard Consulting LLC That’s so gay. That’s retarded. Are the children yours? Can you have children? But she doesn’t look like a lesbian. I have that handicapped woman on my team. Alarming? Yes, but these are just some of the remarks heard around the water cooler. These words are hurtful and can… Read the full article

Professional Development Key Focus of Women’s Resource Group

With more than 800 members, National Grid’s Women in Network resource group plays a key role in the professional development of the company’s women employees.

Bolstering Engagement Through Employee Networks

by Robert Powers Senior Vice President, Human Resources Textron Systems Corporation Recruiting and retaining the best talent is a business imperative setting up a tug-of-war in which companies target the same finite resources to fill key positions. This is particularly true in the defense industry, where Textron Systems is constantly on the lookout for people… Read the full article