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Local businesses urged to show their support for LGBTIQ community

- August 27, 2018 2 MIN READ

A new initiative by ACON, NSW’s leading LGBTI health organisation, is calling for businesses to show their support for diversity and inclusivity by getting involved in the Welcome Here Project. The Welcome Here Project aims to support local business owners and organisations to create and promote environments that are visibly welcoming and inclusive of LGBTIQ… Read more »

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SEEK aims to remove unconscious bias from the employment process

- June 21, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

In an effort to remove bias from the hiring process Aussie employment marketplace, SEEK, is launching ‘Hide Names’ today. This feature will remove a candidate’s name from their profile to allow hirers to focus on potential employees’ experience and skills. The tool aims to reduce unconscious bias. A name can indicate both gender and ethnicity,… Read more »