Insights and Perspectives

Insights and Perspectives


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Honoring Pride Month: Best Practices for Inclusive Hiring Graphic with Rainbow Heart

Pride month is the annual celebration of the contributions of the LGBTQIA+ community to history, society, and culture. Over 8 million workers in the U.S. identify as LGBTQIA+ and discrimination in the workplace remains a critical issue. Many LGBTQIA+ individuals face barriers finding employment and advancement due to biases and prejudice.

The Role of LMI in Graduates' Career Planning Graphic

May marks the exciting milestone of graduation season. Across the country, college students are taking their first steps into the professional world. However, stepping into the dynamic and evolving job market can be challenging without the right information.

Celebrating Inclusivity and Advancing Workforce Technology for All graphic with different types of people with disabilities holding hands

Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is celebrated annually on the third Thursday of May, this year GAAD is on May 16th, marking its 13th anniversary!

Paul Toomey IT Scholarship Winners

Each year, money is generously donated by our Geographic Solutions employees to fund the Paul Toomey IT Scholarship - meet the 2024 recipients!

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National Second Chance Month is an national observance celebrated in April that aims to raise awareness and support for reentry programs that help reintegrate incarcerated individuals back into society before and after their release.

Celebrating Working Women from the Past, Present, and Future

March is Women's History Month, a time to honor women’s contributions to history, culture, and society. Women in the workforce are resilient, from the early struggles for basic workplace rights to the present-day pursuit of leadership roles.

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The U.S. economy gained 275,000 jobs in February while the unemployment rate rose to 3.9%. Job creation finished close to the Geographic Solutions


Geographic Solutions' Economist, Phillip Sprehe, predicts that jobs will increase by 258,000 and the unemployment rate will rise to 3.8% in February.

Black History Month: Black Women Leading the Way in STEM

In honor of Black History Month and the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 11, it’s important to recognize and celebrate the stories of Black women who have been essential in shaping the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).


While the labor force and unemployment rate remained unchanged, the U.S. economy gained 353,000 jobs in January, far exceeding the expectations of 255,000 jobs from the GSI Labor Market Forecast and 185,000 jobs from the WSJ Survey earlier this week.