Today's Date: December 7, 2022
2023 SPIE Startup Challenge Finalists to Showcase Innovative Photonics Technologies in Healthcare and Deep Tech   •   Commercial Litigation Attorney Aymen Khoury Joins Dorsey & Whitney in London   •   Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP, a Leading Securities Fraud Law Firm, Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behal   •   Loop Media, Inc. and ACTV8me Announce Strategic Partnership to Deploy Industry-First MarTech Solutions Across a Leading Digital   •   Crowley and Wreaths Across America to Host Wreath Laying Ceremony to Honor Veteran Roberto Clemente 50 Years After His Passing   •   Three Hightower Advisors Win Honors from InvestmentNews' Women to Watch Awards   •   Library and Archives Canada announces First Nations, Inuit and Métis Nation organizations receiving 2022-2023 funding fro   •   University of Phoenix is Recognized by SHRM to Offer Professional Development Credits for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP Credentials   •   EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Encourages Veru, Inc. Investors with Losses to Secure Counsel Before Important Deadline in Securiti   •   Government of Canada invests in MEDTEQ+ to fund groundbreaking technologies that will benefit Canada's seniors and their familie   •   AHN West Penn Opens Butterfly Suite for Families Coping with Perinatal Loss   •   Library and Archives Canada launches new Listen, Hear Our Voices funding cycle for 2023-2024, in support of First Nations, Inuit   •   Cintas Again Named to Newsweek’s America’s Most Responsible Companies List   •   Ameresco Selected as 2022 S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards Finalist in Two Categories   •   Meijer Brightens Holiday for In-Store and Pickup Customers with Nearly $400,000 in Surprise Holiday Shopping Sprees   •   Impact Podcast with John Shegerian Features Hearst’s David Carey   •   Sara Romine Joins Lockton as U.S. General Counsel   •   Because Market Named to Inc.'s 2022 Best in Business List   •   SpineThera Announces Results for SX600 from its SALIENT Phase 2 Sciatica Pain Clinical Trial Supporting the Potential for Best-I   •   Protecting more nature in partnership with Indigenous Peoples
Bookmark and Share

Congressional Black Caucus Institute Launches Tech Platform to Diversify Public Policy Recruitment

Congressional Black Caucus Institute Launches Tech Platform to Diversify Public Policy Recruitment

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Congressional Black Caucus Institute (CBCI) announces the launch of an AI-enabled tech platform to strengthen diversity hiring in public policy.

The software is a resume matchmaking database that connects public policy recruiters to CBCI-vetted talent. The resume matchmaking platform's inclusion of customizable algorithms such as years of experience, certifications, skill sets, and preferences, and the exclusion of variables such as race, gender, and zip code that may introduce bias and have historically been used to exclude talented professionals.

The CBCI-vetted talent pool is aggregated from partners such as the CBCI Bootcamp and ACT Workshop alumni, Greater Washington Area Chapter, Women's Division of the National Bar Association, Congressional Black Associates, The UDC David A. Clarke School of Law, Howard University School of Law, George Washington University Law School, the Senate Black Legislative Staff Caucus, and more.

Among the organizations committed to utilizing the software to make key hires are National Political Parties and the House of Representatives.

Vanessa Griddine, Executive Director of CBCI, explains "The Congressional Black Caucus Institute has a storied history of educating the next generation of political leaders. We are now going beyond training and research and responding with a tangible, tech-enabled solution that solves the pervasive diversity issues in public policy. As we implore citizens to demand change in their communities, we are leading the charge."

The platform, powered by matchplicity™, is a first-of-its-kind enterprise software addressing diversity in public policy recruitment and complements years of research by organizations like Bloomberg Government, Jobs for The Future, and The Joint Center.

Learn more about the Career Placement Initiative at http://www.careers.cbcinstitute.org/.

Press Contact

Lauren Smith

lauren@builtbyspero.com 

Cision View original content:https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/congressional-black-caucus-institute-launches-tech-platform-to-diversify-public-policy-recruitment-301642782.html

SOURCE Congressional Black Caucus Institute



Back to top
| Back to home page
Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News