Implementing Workplace Diversity… Over Coffee: Kim Dukes Joins MSCPA D&I Breakfast Panel

By Joanna DiTrapano, Director of Marketing This morning we had the pleasure of joining the Massachusetts Society of CPAs (MSCPA) at their Diversity and Inclusion Breakfast (the second in a series), taking place at the scenic Ernst & Young offices in Back Bay. The topic of the day was Four Steps to Implement Workplace Diversity, …

Roundup: Beth Tucker Speaks on WBE All Star Panel; KNF&T Attends Diversity Series

This week was bubbling with activity – from our typical busy days of recruiting candidates, to panels that we spoke on and events that we attended. Here’s a roundup of what we’ve been up to here at KNF&T: KNF&T’s CEO Speaks on WBE All Star Panel KNF&T’s CEO, Beth Tucker, spoke on an All Star …

KNF&T’s Diversity Expertise Featured in U.S. News & World Report

KNF&T’s Senior Vice President of Diversity Search and Direct Hire, Kim Dukes, recently sat down with U.S. News & World Report Contributor, Marcelle Yeager, to discuss how unconscious bias can have an impact in the hiring process. Check out the article below: Unconscious Bias in the Hiring Process Gaining insight into how biases can affect …

Kim Dukes Quoted in BBJ Article

    KNF&T’s Senior Vice President of Diversity Search and Direct Hire, Kim Dukes, was recently quoted in a Boston Business Journal (BBJ) article regarding the EMC / Dell merger and their decision to hire an external candidate to oversee diversity efforts in place of long time executive Jackie Glenn. Read the full article by clicking here.    …

Kim Dukes Speaks at MSCPA’s Diversity Panel

The room was buzzing at last Friday’s panel on recruiting and retaining diversity, organized by the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) and held at PwC’s Seaport office in Boston, MA. KNF&T’s Senior Vice President of Diversity Search and Direct Hire, Kim Dukes, was among the six panelists who shared their knowledge and insight. The experts dove …

Being Inspired at NEHRA’s 2016 Diversity & Inclusion Awards Gala

KNF&T was honored to take part in NEHRA’s 2016 Diversity and Inclusion Awards Gala last night. Attendees at The Westin Copley were buzzing with excitement as we discussed innovations and progress around diverse and inclusive workplaces. Our very own Kim Dukes along with ADP’s Ed Hurley Wales co-presented the Frank X. McCarthy Diversity Championship Award, …

7 Steps to Help Drive Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

The business landscape is changing dramatically and workforce dynamics are undergoing a considerable transformation for the better. According to a 2015 McKinsey study, more diverse companies “have financial returns above their national industry medians.” Those in the top quartile for racial and ethnic diversity, for example, are 35% more likely to have financial returns above …

KNF&T Sponsors NEHRA’s 2016 Diversity & Inclusion Award Gala

  This Thursday, April 28th, 2016, KNF&T Staffing Resources will be joining NEHRA for its 2016 Diversity and Inclusion Awards Gala, a special event where people can reflect upon and celebrate the power of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. KNF&T is a proud sponsor of the Frank X. McCarthy Diversity Champion Award – given …