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Vault Rankings in Action: The Best Law Firms for Racial & Ethnic Diversity

by Vault Law Editors | February 25, 2021

In this collection of short videos, hear from Vault’s top-ranked law firms for Racial & Ethnic Diversity regarding how they support diversity, equity, and inclusion within and beyond their firms.

This Northwestern Mutual Advisor Wants to Close the Gap for People of Color in the Financial Industry

by Northwestern Mutual | February 25, 2021

Learn about Northwestern Mutual Advisor Bilal Afolabi's journey from intern to full-time financial advisor and how he hopes his story can help bridge the gap for people of color in the financial sector.

4 Tips for Searching for Companies that Focus on Diversity and Inclusion

by Sarah Candin | February 04, 2021

What does diversity and inclusion really mean? Why is it so important? And how do you find companies that prioritize it?

Which Wall Street Firms Are Best for Racial and Ethnic Diversity?

by Derek Loosvelt | February 01, 2021

In honor of Black History Month, we’re highlighting the five firms that topped our 2021 ranking of the Best Banking Firms for Racial & Ethnic Diversity.

25 Best Investment Banks to Work For in 2021

by Derek Loosvelt | January 26, 2021

Based on our survey of more than 3,000 banking professionals, here are the 25 best investment banks to work for in 2021.

Get Involved in Affinity Groups as a Summer Associate

by Natalie Gow, Associate—Allen & Overy LLP | January 18, 2021

Participation in law firm affinity groups can increase your access to attorneys across the firm, raise your profile, create opportunities for mentorship, and teach you how to be an active participant in an increasingly diverse legal landscape.

5 Workplace Predictions for 2021 to Start Planning for Now

by Bert Miller | December 21, 2020

It’s important to have on a handle on these trends now, so you can begin to make strategic moves that will help grow your career in 2021 and beyond.

5 Ways to Identify a Company's Social Responsibility

by Richard Conn | December 15, 2020

Identifying a company’s social responsibility can be a difficult endeavor. Here are five things to look for to help you to spot a socially responsible company.

Advice for Assessing Whether a Law Firm Values Diversity

by Kasey Hemphill | December 08, 2020

Diversity is becoming increasingly valued in the legal community, but how do you know if a firm truly values a diverse workplace? Associate Kasey Hemphill offers her take.

Q&A with Harris Williams Investment Banking Associate Bethel Hailemichael

by Derek Loosvelt | October 09, 2020

We recently spoke with Bethel Hailemichael, an associate in the healthcare and life sciences group at global investment banking firm Harris Williams.

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