P A C T People and Culture in Tech Newsletter #1

Tech Talent North


Welcome to our first edition of P | A | C | T!  Your bi-weekly newsletter about People And Culture in Tech!  I’ll be sharing exclusive interviews on topics affecting you and your teams, in addition to compiling tactical tips, hot news stories, and my favourite content from other leading publications, books, and podcasts.

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Erin Roddie
Editor, P | A | C | T
Conference Director, 
Tech Talent North

Closing the Pay Parity Gap Top of Mind for HR Tech Professionals in 2021

HR professionals working in the tech sector have spent the last year navigating pandemic-driven challenges, and now a new recruitment challenge is surfacing. Leslie Collin, CPHR, VP People & Culture at Unbounceexplains how closing the pay parity gap will ensure competitive recruitment for your company.

Leslie Collin, CPHR, VP People & Culture at Unbounce reveals what tech sector HR professionals need to know for 2021.
  • How the pandemic has made hiring exceptional tech talent way more challenging.
  • Why shrinking the pay parity gap should be your most important priority of 2021.
  • Know the most important first step toward closing the pay parity gap.
  • Find out who’s done it best and how they did it.
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The myth of bringing your full, authentic self to work

Writer Jodi-Ann Burey outlines steps toward exposing privilege and achieving true equity on the job -- and implores those in leadership positions to accept responsibility for change.

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