Diversity and Inclusion in an Uncertain World

Aug 22, 2011

"Diversity and Inclusion in an Uncertain World"
By Deborah Levine - Editor
Diversity of the Workplace
Friday, 22 July 2011

"The field of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) is in the process of evaluating and redefining itself.  A recent conversation on LinkedIn had more than 1,000 comments on the topic of the meaning of diversity today.  The wide-ranging discussion looked at the social context of diversity and its global context as well as the effectiveness of D&I in the workplace.  The professionals online revisited the many business cases for implementing diversity initiatives:  innovation, marketing, community relations and compliance.  They discussed the impact of diversity decision-makers including CEOs, Human Resource Departments, Boards and middle management.   In the more than 200 pages of debate, it was clear that the D&I field is facing a challenging future." More...