Understanding PRIDE and How To Support The LGBTQ+ Community
As we close out the month of June, it’s important to acknowledge PRIDE and how it celebrates members of the LGBTQ+ community. Although the country started recognizing PRIDE month in the early 2000s, the work began nearly 30 years prior. The Personal Rights in Defense and Education group, also known as PRIDE, was initially formed... read more
What is Juneteenth and Why Is It Important?
Diversity, equity, and inclusion are more than just accepting and welcoming others. It’s also about acknowledging and educating others on different cultures, religions, and celebrations, which brings us to Juneteenth. ThisSaturday, June 19, 2021, people across the county will celebrate Juneteenth, FreedomDay, or Emancipation Day, representing freedom for Black Americans and the end of slavery.... read more
Celebrating Black History Month
Black History Month honors the contributions of African Americans and we at MVP Staffing are proud to celebrate the accomplishments within the Black community. I n honor of Black History month, we put together a list of unique Black History facts that you may not have known. The Transatlantic Slave Trade Went On From 1500-1866... read more
What is DEI and Why Are So Many People Talking About It?
The conversation about Diversity Equity and Inclusion within the workplace is growing louder and louder each day and for a good reason. Not only does DEI promote diversity within an organization, but it also dives into gender equality with pay gaps and added benefits that help employees integrate their work and family lives. As a... read more
Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Gets Innovative
It won’t be long before U.S. minorities are not in the minority anymore. Due to projected growth among Asian, Hispanic and multiracial groups, traditionally underrepresented populations will hit majority status by 2044, according to the Census Bureau. Smart companies reflect that reality in the collective makeup of their employees. Their leaders understand that yesterday’s workforce... read more