Employee recruitment and retention are hot topics for employers, and a wealth of news and information on HR topics like these is available around the web, many with advice and suggestions that are fairly easy to implement and inexpensive. Here are some of our favorite recent reads from the HR arena.
Businesses around the world are going beyond corporate social responsibility and charitable giving to use business as a force for good. DePaul Industries recently registered two benefit companies, and both of these companies are now Certified B Corporations. Though the terms “benefit company” and “B Corp” are sometimes used interchangeably, they are different forms.
We’re excited to announce that as of last week, DePaul Industries’ new Boise office is officially up and running. With the addition of Boise, DePaul now has eight offices in five states.
DePaul Industries, a social enterprise non-profit whose mission is to employ individuals with disabilities, will open its eighth office this week in the Boise metropolitan area.
The expansion into the Boise market is in line with DePaul’s forward-thinking Strategic Plan 2011-2016, which aims for expansion into multiple additional markets and to nearly triple employment of people with disabilities by the end of fiscal year 2016.
The Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA), whose mission is to produce massive social value via successful social enterprises, is establishing a new chapter in Portland, and seeking members (both individuals and organizations) from a variety of sectors.