Tag: DEI

Houston Hospital Allegedly Pulls Offer From Black Diversity Officer For Being ‘Too Sensitive’ To Race Issues

NewsOne Featured Video Source: Courtney Hale / Getty Since George Floyd’s murder, corporations and other private entities scrambled to address issues of race and persisting inequity within their ranks. Attention to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (also known as DEI) surged after Floyd’s death.   Practitioners like Joseph B. Hill have been in increasing demand. But […]

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Report: 85% of consumers rethink purchases from companies that lack focus on climate and diversity

According to a new global report by Exasol, 85% of consumers have changed their minds about purchasing from a company because they felt it did not do enough to properly address climate change. Fifty-four percent of corporate social responsibility (CSR) decision-makers share a similar mentality, believing companies that fail to act on “going green” and […]

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Report: 40% of diverse employees say their companies haven’t improved DEI practices

While the pandemic has been a major focus for the past year and a half, 2020 was a major turning point for racial injustice both from a societal standpoint and within the workplace. And while many organizations and leaders have made commitments to implement better Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) practices, 40% of employees of […]

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Report: 79% of companies say they will raise DEI budget in 2022

Organizations across industries are making diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) a priority — with 79% planning to allocate more budget and resources in 2022. While devoting more dollars and resources is a positive step, that’s just one factor in creating an enduring culture of DEI. Above: 89% of organizations have a formal DEI strategy, but […]

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