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What has (and hasn’t) changed about being a Chief Diversity Officer

September 25, 2022
Diversity & Inclusion

While the battle against bias, discrimination, and exclusion has been raging for decades, the murder of George Floyd in the summer of 2020 elevated global consciousness around DEI to new heights. In the corporate world, employees and customers alike demanded that companies make a greater commitment to racial justice, and leaders accelerated their efforts to address workplace inequities in response. DEI budgets skyrocketed, and indeed, as DEI researchers and a seasoned DEI executive, we witnessed growing interest in addressing these issues firsthand. But has this increased attention translated into real, on-the-ground progress? READ MORE

by Todd Corley, Vontrese (Voni) Pamphile, and Katina B. Sawyer

Source: hbr.org

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