But isn’t inclusive language boring to read?
To make job descriptions attractive to job seekers, companies use words such as ‘rockstar’, ‘ninja’, ‘team player’. At Develop Diverse, we experience that a common concern with inclusive writing is that it might be boring to read, because it replaces these types of flashy phrases with more inclusive alternatives. This blog post gives a short answer […]
How to be disability wise about your recruitment
Another Monday morning. Thomas is sitting in front of the computer like all other Mondays. Browsing web pages, searching for job posts and reading job ads. To his great dismay, there are rarely any job ads where he feels confident to send out a job application. “Reliable professional” with “flexible availability” who is “eager and never sits still” to […]
Take the Gender Challenge – now with neutral pronouns
Following some brilliant feedback, we’ve updated the gender challenge on our website. We also decided to take the opportunity and talk a bit about gender-inclusive pronouns.