Workplace Diversity The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Workplace Diversity en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:34:00 GMT Why Peter Thiel's Philosophy on Hiring Is Hurting Silicon Valley In a talk at Columbia University, the PayPal co-founder and venture capitalist discussed why startups need to go 'beyond professionalism.' But that may be the problem. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:34:00 GMT Laura Entis It’s Time to Close the Workplace Gender Gap Bentley's president explains how corporate America can become more actively engaged in promoting diversity. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:30:00 GMT Gloria Larson More Diverse Corporate Boards Leads to Less Risk Taking Research shows that businesses of all sizes would be wise to include leadership from all walks of life. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Ya-wen Yang When Company Culture Becomes Discrimination Culture can be a wonderful selling point to attract new employees and customers. But it might also be a cultural hegemony as corrosive as saying you only want a third of your workforce to be women. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:17:00 GMT Ray Hennessey 4 Great Tips for Winning the Early-Stage Venture Game An Israeli entrepreneur who helped Imperva go public has launched his own company, tapping a multinational talent base Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan Apple Fares Better in Diverse Hires, But There's More Work to Be Done Apple is the latest company to respond to Rev. Jackson’s diversity in hiring challenge. The civil rights leader commends it – and urges it to do more. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:57:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich An Executive's Tale of Persistence in Hiring a Diverse Workforce for a Scrappy Startup A Bay Area manager shares some new-company growing pains. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:30:00 GMT Jenn Steele Tech Companies Deserve More Credit for Their Diversity The numbers that critics use to paint a damaging picture of Silicon Valley need to be viewed in context. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:36:00 GMT Ray Hennessey A Provocative T-Shirt Becomes an Entrepreneurial Pursuit An edgy apparel line has become empowerment platform, especially for female business owners. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Jaia Thomas The 4 Biggest Myths Discouraging Women From Tech Careers The tech industry considers itself a perfect meritocracy but it is no freer from bias, conscious and otherwise, than less glamorous industries. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:30:00 GMT Lisa Falzone Google Is Actually More Diverse Than You Think Sixty-one percent of the company's employees are white, compared to 66 percent of the of the overall U.S. labor force. Fri, 30 May 2014 20:30:00 GMT Laura Entis Getting Diversity and Inclusion Right in Your Company Recognizing our human sameness opens the door to enjoying our cultural and individual uniqueness. Fri, 30 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Shelley Reciniello Stop Fixing Women to Act Like Men The authors of 'Gender Intelligence,' out this month, argue companies should recognize the value of thinking differently and blend the talents of men and women -- at all levels of leadership. Wed, 21 May 2014 23:00:00 GMT Barbara Annis and Keith Merron Why Inclusive Workplaces Drive More Innovation and Better Performance Four key leadership behaviors can predict whether employees feel engaged, according to a new report studying six countries released today by Catalyst. Wed, 07 May 2014 14:15:00 GMT Elizabeth Salib What Leaders Can Learn From the NFL's Draft of the First Openly Gay Player This moment can provide lessons and insight for businesses about how they should address matters of workplace diversity. Fri, 02 May 2014 17:00:00 GMT Brian Fielkow GitHub Co-Founder Quits Following Harassment Allegations Tom Preston-Werner's departure comes a month after an employee publicly stated that she was harassed by members of GitHub's leadership team. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:38:00 GMT Jason Fell What Mozilla's Chief Forgot About 21st Century Leadership The rise of 'glass house' transparency is redefining the reality of business life. Are you aware of the new rules of the game? Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:30:00 GMT Monica C. Smith Tech Startup Co-Founder Suspended After Allegations of Harassment Employee takes to Twitter to announce resignation and air her grievances with her company's leadership team. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:22:00 GMT Jason Fell Work Positive in a Negative World Redefine Your Reality and Acheive Your Business Dreams Thu, 01 Mar 2012 13:36:00 GMT Joey Faucette How to Make Your Business a Multicultural Success Big companies do a lot to promote diversity. But there is plenty small companies can do to make sure they're welcoming to all employees, too. Here are five ideas: Wed, 25 May 2011 11:15:00 GMT Carol Tice