Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: It’s More Than a Training - BUSINESS 2 COMMUNITY

by Chelsea Weber
Originally published: June 29, 2017
Publisher: Business2Community.com 

The numbers are out.

It’s been over fifty years since Title VII, the section of The Civil Rights Act that prohibits workplace discrimination. But how far have we really come?

Fortune’s data team recently released their findings on the diversity and inclusion practices of the companies on this year’s Fortune 500 list. The big reveal?

Only 3% of this year’s companies are transparent about the demographics of their workforce. And of those sixteen transparent companies, 72% of senior executives are white males.