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Microsoft’s ultimate goal is to maximize the business impact of global diversity and inclusion to empower their people internally as well as the community at large. The MS Data & Decision Sciences Group built a predictive model to ...Read more
Sodexo has a holistic approach to integrating inclusive diversity throughout the company. It is a comprehensive, top-down, bottom-up, middle-out strategy that begins with senior-level commitment. Even if the company does not have a ...Read more
With a history firmly rooted in manufacturing & technology and a legacy of innovation, Caterpillar is a 90 year old industry leader that has set a target of achieving 30 percent women in its workforce and leadership roles by 2022.
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Today, women and multicultural consumers account for about 80% of shoppers. Women are the largest group; Multicultural is the fastest growing; Millennials represent our future. Combined, they account for $5 Trillion of buying power. Creating a ...Read more
Diverse and inclusive teams are smarter, more creative, and make better decisions. While an increasing number of organizations are embracing the notion of diversity, the practice of inclusion is often overlooked. Being respected, valued, and ...Read more
After decades of effort and billions of dollars, the results are in: traditional diversity programs don’t work. In this HCI Keynote video, Harvard Professor Frank Dobbin diagnoses the problems with most diversity programs, and shares the ...Read more
Explore the motivations of organizations focused on D&I as a means of compliance versus those organizations that invest in D&I to drive learning and leverage of diverse perspectives, and discover the most notable challenges facing effective implementation of D&I efforts.
In our Talent Pulse research, we examined the antecedents and conditions of inclusive diversity. We asked HR practitioners and leaders involved with diversity and inclusion (D&I) efforts about their current programs to shed more light on what ...Read more
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