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Biden Appoints Jenny Yang as Director of Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs

On January 21, 2021, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) announced via its leadership team webpage, that Jenny Yang, former EEOC Chair during the Obama administration, was selected as OFCCP Director. During Jenny Yang’s time with the EEOC, she was a supporter of the Component 2 section of the EEO-1 reports, which required … Continue Reading

“Predictive Hiring Tools” – Buyer Beware

As employers seek to make increasingly efficient and “better” hiring decisions, avoid biases, and increase workforce diversity, they are turning to, or considering, a growing range of technological tools. Essentially, these tools help employers efficiently identify qualified candidates, narrow the pool of job seekers, and predict who may be the “best” hire. As is often … Continue Reading

I’m Legal Counsel To Our Diversity Office; What Do I Need To Know About Data Analytics?

As if you don’t have enough on your plate already. You just heard in the lunchroom that your Chief Diversity Officer is making a presentation to a trade group on the company’s workforce demographics. Should you care? An often-overlooked area of data analytics is in a company’s diversity office. I say “overlooked” because some diversity … Continue Reading
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