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Celebrating Top-Ranked Firms for Diversity: BCG and Schellman

by Vault Careers | June 30, 2022

In honor of Pride Month, we’re highlighting two of our top-ranked employers for diversity and inclusion: BCG and Schellman.

5 Tips for Avoiding Distractions When Working from Home

by Erik Bergman | June 08, 2022

Remote workers often face the challenge of having to manage distractions. Here are five tips for avoiding distractions when working from home.

Where to Start Your Career

by Lauren Ball | June 06, 2022

Lauren Ball describes what she feels the benefits are to in-person versus remote work early in a legal career.

Understanding Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in The Workplace

by Rob Porter | June 01, 2022

What does diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace really mean? We break down the three components of effective DEI practices.

Mental Health Awareness: What You Can Do to Help

by Rob Porter | May 26, 2022

Issues of mental well-being can affect all of us. Here are some ways in which you can help in the workplace.

5 Tips for Mental Well-Being at Work

by Rob Porter | May 24, 2022

Check out these great tips for staying healthy and maintaining your sanity at work.

The Benefits of Mental Health Leave

by Rob Porter | May 19, 2022

Taking some time off to rest and recover? Get the most out of your mental health leave with these useful tips.

How to Talk to Your Employer About Mental Health Leave

by Rob Porter | May 17, 2022

Preparing to request mental health leave at work? Here are some tips and strategies to help you approach your employer with confidence.

Vault Celebrates Top Employers for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

by Firsthand | May 16, 2022

We spoke with professionals at some of our top-ranked banking and consulting firms for diversity to hear about what their firms are doing on the DEI front.

5 Signs You May Need to Take Mental Health Leave

by Rob Porter | May 12, 2022

Here are 5 telltale signs you may be in need of some serious time off.