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5 Easy Ways to Enhance the Virtual Onboarding Experience

Like many other companies, Brilliant Ink had to figure out how to recreate the connection and belonging of a typical onboarding experience in a completely remote world. Looking for inspiration? Here are 5 tips on how to make onboarding in a virtual world a success!

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Employee Lifecycle
Ask the DEI Expert: Speaking Honestly & Leading with Heart

Communication at its root, and the actual Latin root of the word, is “finding common ground.” So, how can communicators create shared understanding in such chaotic times? We sat down with Andrew Blotky, founder of Azure Leadership, to explore how companies can speak honestly, walk the talk and lead from the heart.

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Diversity & Inclusion
7 Small Ways to Make a Big Impact on the Hiring Process

A great employee experience begins the moment a future employee looks at a job posting. We recently revamped our hiring process, seeking more equitable practices that aligned with our values and mission. Here are six insights and learnings to help take your process from great to brilliant!

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Employee Experience
Let’s Talk About Pronouns: 4 Tips for Gender Inclusivity in the Workplace

Nothing is more personal than a pronoun. While we will all make mistakes in a world that has programmed us to accept gender normativity, we can all can do our part in using language that is respectful, inclusive, and affirming at work. Here’s how!

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Diversity & Inclusion
Rethinking the Salary Transparency Taboo & Compensation Philosophy

Salary transparency has always lived in a culture of secrecy, with some arguing it creates drama, toxicity and dissatisfaction. But what if we viewed the negative outcomes of salary transparency as an opportunity and signal to work towards equity?

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Diversity & Inclusion
3 PowerPoint Pet Peeves (And How To Avoid Them!)

Like it or not, PowerPoint presentations are a ubiquitous internal communication tool. Nothing grinds our gears more than weird alignment or a messy table though. So, if you’re ready to clean up your PowerPoints, read on for tips and tricks!

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Internal Communications