Interview with CEO of Equality Careers, on W.E. Talk Podcast
Welcome to Equality Careers, a platform with a mission to create a welcoming and inclusive job board that connects the LGBTQIA+ community and allies with progressive employers committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. In this episode of W.E. (Women Entrepreneurs) Talk Podcast, we dive into a captivating conversation with Jessica Eberley, the founder of HRT Solutions (2016) and Equality Careers (2023).
About Jessica Eberley
Jessica Eberley, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, is a trailblazing entrepreneur with a profound Human Resources, Talent Acquisition, and University Relations background. Her remarkable career spans various industries, including Retail, CPG, and Hospitality. One of her most significant achievements revolves around talent acquisition, where she excelled in building and nurturing teams at HRT Solutions.
During her journey with HRT Solutions, Jessica recognized a glaring gap – a reliable platform for employers to engage with the LGBTQIA+ community directly. Fueled by a determination to bridge this divide, she embarked on a mission. When she discovered that such a platform didn’t exist, she took it upon herself to create one. With her dedicated team’s collaborative effort and RedTree Web Design’s expertise, Equality Careers, an LGBTQIA+ Job Board, was born. Its primary objective is to foster a sense of belonging and inclusivity while connecting LGBTQIA+ individuals and allies with forward-thinking employers committed to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion.
The Podcast Episode: Intentionality and Community Engagement
In this engaging podcast episode, Jessica Eberley shares her journey of intentionality in entrepreneurship and her perspective on community engagement as an integral part of growth and contribution. She also delves into the fascinating story behind the inception of Equality Careers, shedding light on its unique approach to promoting diversity and inclusion in the job market.
A Fun Fact About Jessica: Sauerkraut Saul at a Pittsburgh Pirate Game
As a delightful tidbit, Jessica once took on the role of Sauerkraut Saul at a Pittsburgh Pirate game, adding a dash of humor and adventure to her entrepreneurial journey.
Join us in this thought-provoking conversation with Jessica Eberley and discover the passion, purpose, and commitment that drive Equality Careers. Learn how intentional entrepreneurship can lead to remarkable change and why community engagement is at the heart of building a more inclusive future.
Connect with Jessica Eberley and Equality Careers
About W.E. Talk Podcast
W.E. Talk Podcast is dedicated to and inspired by women entrepreneurs worldwide who are making significant business strides. Hosted by Meesha Gerhart, founder of Redtree, this podcast features conversations with these remarkable women. Discover their inspiring stories, the challenges they’ve overcome in their entrepreneurial journey, and the triumphs and unexpected joys they’ve experienced along the way.
Join us on W.E. Talk as we celebrate the accomplishments and resilience of women entrepreneurs during our special one-year live recording event, ‘A Year of Inspiration: W.E. Talk’s Evening With Pittsburgh’s Women Leaders‘.