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How to Tell If a Company Truly Values Diversity and Inclusion (or Is Just All Talk)

by Victorio Duran III | July 16, 2021

Employers talk a lot about diversity, but how do you know if they truly value it? Here are seven ways to tell if an employer truly prioritizes D&I.

Celebrating Vault’s Top-Ranked Firms for LGBTQ+ Equity: Armanino, Bain, McKinsey, and Schellman

by Vault Careers | June 24, 2021

In honor of Pride, we’re highlighting some of the best employers for LGBTQ+ equity. Find out what makes these firms the most inclusive for LGBTQ+ individuals.

Vault Rankings in Action: The Best Law Firms for LGBTQ+ Individuals

by Vault Law Editors | June 10, 2021

In these videos, attorneys at Vault's Best Law Firms for LGBTQ+ Individuals discuss their firms' diversity initiatives and share advice for evaluating firms.

Top Vault Consulting Firms Discuss Diversity & Inclusion

by Vault Consulting Editors | June 01, 2021

Partners at three of Vault's top-ranked consulting firms speak about their firms' DEI programs and the importance of diversity in the workplace.

How to Stay Focused and Mentally Healthy at Work

by Derek Loosvelt | May 24, 2021

We spoke with Potential Project Founder and CEO Rasmus Hougaard about his company's new study on mind-wandering, and how to improve mental focus and wellbeing.

What Are Affinity Groups & How Can They Help You Grow as a Lawyer

by Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP | April 28, 2021

Lawyers from Gibson Dunn explain what affinity groups are and how these groups have helped them professionally and personally.

Supporting Law Students and Lawyers with Disabilities

by Shelley Awe | April 28, 2021

Three speakers at this year’s NALP Annual Education Conference discussed supporting law students and lawyers with disabilities throughout their legal career.

7 Ways to Educate Employees on Diversity and Create a Truly Inclusive Workplace

by Marques Coleman | April 28, 2021

Here are seven effective ways to educate your team about diversity and create a truly inclusive work environment.

3 Career Lessons from Oscar-Winner Chloé Zhao

by Derek Loosvelt | April 26, 2021

Here are three lessons that anyone, inside or outside the film industry, can take away from the award-winning filmmaker's short but wildly successful career.

50 Best Accounting Firms for 2022

by Derek Loosvelt | April 15, 2021

Our new accounting rankings are here! Find out which firm ranks No. 1 overall, and which firms rank No. 1 in workplace categories like culture, compensation, and hours.