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How to Protect LGBTQIA+ Colleagues from Workplace Harassment

by Yasmine Mustafa | September 18, 2023

Workplace harassment disproportionately affects the LGBTQIA+ community. Here, we discuss ways to protect vulnerable employees and promote inclusive cultures.

Q&A with ScottMadden Consultants and Veterans Rob Smith and Holly Thompson

by ScottMadden Management Consultants | July 11, 2023

Join us as we chat with two ScottMadden consultants about their experiences with their firm, including as consultants with military backgrounds.

4 Ways to Support Your Transgender Colleagues, During and After Pride

by Kaitlin McManus | June 20, 2023

This Pride Month, we offer suggestions on how you can support your transgender colleagues in tangible, actionable ways in the workplace.

Six Tips for Attorneys of Color to Find and Work with Mentors and Sponsors

by Monica R. Parker, Esq.-Bracewell LLP | June 06, 2023

In this sponsored post, the head of DEI at Bracewell, Monica Parker, shares tips for attorneys of color to find mentors and sponsors.

Happy Pride Month from Vault Law

by Vault Law Editors | June 02, 2023

Happy Pride Month! In this infographic, we detail some of the findings from our annual Vault Law Diversity Survey with respect to LGBTQ+ individuals.

RSM: A Top-Ranked Accounting Firm That Truly Cares About Employee Wellbeing

by Vault-Firsthand | May 30, 2023

In this short video, several RSM employees talk about the top-ranked firm's unique culture and its strong focus on wellbeing.

Vault-Firsthand Celebrates Top Employers for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

by Vault-Firsthand | April 27, 2023

In these two videos, you’ll hear from insiders at LeapPoint and WilkinGuttenplan about what the​ir​ firms are doing to support DEI initiatives.

25 Best Accounting Firms for 2024

by Vault-Firsthand | April 18, 2023

We surveyed 11,000 accountants. Find out which firm is the #1 overall best to work for, and which firms are best in compensation, culture, diversity, and more.

Meet Kendra Blacksher, an Audit Senior Manager at RSM and Mother of Four

by Vault-Firsthand | April 10, 2023

In this video, you’ll meet someone who embodies the role of nurturer—at home and at work. Kendra Blacksher is an audit senior manager at RSM and mother of four.

Influential Women in Tech and What We Can Learn From Them

by Emily Wiegand | March 07, 2023

Here are three influential women who've positively impacted the male-dominated tech industry, along with their best advice for students and young professionals.