Concurrent 8B | Adding to Your Diversity Mix: Recruiting Native American Talent

Thursday, April 26
9:00 AM–10:00 AM

Location: Metropole Room

Hashtag: #DEAM18

Session Topic: Sourcing
Session Type: Concurrent B; Concurrent (all)
Days: Thursday, 26 April

About This Session
Reaching out to a diverse audience requires an understanding of culture, and each talent segment requires different tactics and methods of approach. For employers, recruiting Native Americans remains a challenge, but when done correctly, can vastly increase diversity and inclusion efforts for one of the most misunderstood talent groups. Join Matthew Brogdon of Pathfinder Consulting and Christopher Key of True North as they share guidance on how to proactively reach out to and recruit Native American talent. During this session, you'll learn crucial information regarding relationship building in the Native American community, as well as how to successfully source candidates from this talent pool. Attendees will gain an understanding on why collaboration is key with Native American employees and the right way to market your jobs to these candidates.