Workplace Diversity

News and Trends

A Brief Guide to Letting Black Entrepreneurs Be Entrepreneurs

If you want to make the business world more inclusive and equitable, stop seeing Black founders as a cause worth supporting and start viewing them as the innovators and difference-makers they already are.

Who Are Your 'Friends'? Inclusive Leadership Starts With Your Social Circles

How can we expect to show up and be inclusive leaders in our workplaces if we live the majority of our lives in communities surrounded by people who only look like us?

4 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Filmmakers

It's no easy feat to put their productions together, and the parallels to all walks of business are plain.

Instagram Reviews How Its Policies and Algorithms Negatively Affect Black Users

CEO Adam Mosseri says the social network needs to 'better support' underrepresented groups.

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Black entrepreneurs

6 Ways You Can Support Black Businesses Long-Term

Want to see lasting diversity and equality in your entrepreneurial community? Here are some ways to put your time, money, leadership and know-how to work on evening the playing field for minority-owned businesses.
News and Trends

Supreme Court Rules That Federal Law Barring Sex Discrimination in Employment Applies to LGBTQ Individuals

The decision will have wide-ranging impacts on all entrepreneurs and workers.
Workplace Diversity

How Should You Be Talking With Employees About Racism?

Diversity and inclusion experts weigh in. One throughline: It's better to grapple with the issue openly than say nothing because you're afraid of getting it wrong.
Black entrepreneurs

Here's How Business Leaders Are Responding to the George Floyd Protests

Many are using their platforms to express solidarity with the black community and promising to do their part in reaching meaningful reform.

3 Ways to Make Businesses More Welcoming to Women

Gender diversity is crucial for business success, and organizations must strive for it at all levels.
Crisis Management

Now Is the Time to Integrate Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Into Your People Programs

If you are not disrupting your HR practices for the good of all, you are missing the opportunity of a lifetime.
News and Trends

4 Ways Diversity Is Directly Linked to Profitability

Recruiting employees from different backgrounds is the surest way to stay competitive.
Leadership

If You Treat Diversity Training as a Checkbox, Your Company Will Suffer

Businesses pour billions of dollars into training every year, but not always in the right areas.
Inclusion

Sterling K. Brown Wants the Conversation Around Diversity to Shift From 'Inclusion' to 'Celebration'

The producer and 'This Is Us' actor says recognizing and embracing differences creates the best collaboration.