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Inclusion & Adaptability in Hiring

With our warehouse’s recent move to Portland, we found ourselves with a bunch of new positions to fill, and decided we wanted to make sure our job opportunities were being offered to a diverse range of people. Individuals with disabilities can have a particularly hard time finding open and accepting employment opportunities, so in addition to typical job postings we wanted to make sure to increase awareness of our openings within this community. There are loads of reasons why building an inclusive workplace is a good thing, not the least of which is that hiring – especially hiring entry level positions as a young company – is hard. Terrifying, actually. Within a small group of people, each new addition makes a huge...

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