2017 DiversityInc Top 50 Announcement Event

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Abbott's Vildan Kehr

Mentoring Success Recipe

Abbott talent vice president offers best practices including involvement from the top, formal tracking and an egalitarian approach.

Disciplined Mentoring learning session

Abbott, IBM and Monsanto Talk About Disciplined Mentoring Programs

Marlon Sullivan, Divisional Vice president of Talent and Development, Abbott Laboratories; Rosalia Thomas, Director of Human Resources, IBM; and Daphanie Pointer, Supplier Diversity Manager, Monsanto talk about disciplined mentoring programs.

Cox Communications’ Jill Campbell: This Woman Is A Real Leader

Cox's COO is working to get more women on the operations side of the cable business, where their presence continues to be a rarity.

Vildan Kehr: Global Leaders Must Embrace Change

In a career that has taken her around the world, Vildan Kehr, Divisional Vice President of Global Talent Acquisition at Abbott, shares what is necessary to be a global leader in business.

Accenture Names First Woman As US Group Chief Executive

Accenture named Julie Spellman Sweet to head its U.S. operations. As of next month, four of the six major consulting firms will have women leaders.

3 Key Practices to Increase Retention Rates of Diverse Employees

Michele G. Green, Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer at Prudential Financial, offers best practices for increasing the retention rates of employees from underrepresented groups.

Women

Top Companies for Women: What 3 Best Practices They All Have

The companies with the best data for women in management and senior roles use three best practices most frequently – mentoring, employee-resource groups, and flexible workplaces

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

What Sets The DiversityInc Top 10 Apart?

What is the difference between the Top 10 and the rest of the DiversityInc Top 50? Deep CEO and senior leadership involvement, creating the need for best practices that lead to significant human-capital improvements.

HBOAccess Writing Fellowship

HBO Shows How Not to Launch a Diversity Program

Questionable rules and technical difficulties at the launch of fellowship program to promote diversity provoke a social media backlash.

Discover EY

EY: The Importance of Mentoring College Students

Getting an early start on mentoring by connecting with college students has created a vast pipeline of diverse talent at EY.

2014 DiversityInc Special Awards Dinner

VIDEO: 2014 DiversityInc Special Awards

CEOs from Accenture, Wyndham, Sodexo, EY, Novartis, MasterCard and Merck share what makes their companies so special as they accept awards at a DiversityInc event in New York City.

Special Awards - Sodexo

VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Mentoring: Sodexo

George Chavel, President and CEO, saluted the efforts of Dr. Rohini Anand, Senior Vice President and Global Chief Diversity Officer, and the D&I staff in creating a world-class model of cross-cultural mentoring. He spoke at DiversityInc’s event.

2013 Top Company for Mentoring: Target

Top Company for Mentoring: Target Accepting Award: Beth Jacob, Executive Vice President, Target Technology Services and Chief Information Officer Reasons for Honor: Although Target is a major retailer with operations across the country, almost all of its employees participate in its formal mentoring program. The senior levels of the organization are mentors. Metrics are used …

Kim Strong, Target

Video: Insight Into Mentoring and Sponsorship Relationships

How have their relationships evolved? What have been the greatest benefits? Hear personal experiences and success stories from sponsors/people being sponsored and mentors/mentees.

Jodi Davidson, Sodexo

Video: How to Start a Cross-Cultural Mentoring Program

What’s the business case for starting a mentoring program? How do you get widespread usage? How involved should senior executives be? How do you measure success?

Michele C. Green, Prudential Financial

Video: The Difference Between Mentoring and Sponsorship

Do you need both a mentoring and a sponsorship program? How do you get sponsors to work with people from underrepresented groups? Can sponsorship be formalized?

Karyn Twaronite, Dottie Brienza

Web Seminar: DiversityInc Top 50 Best Practices from Merck, EY

“The power of diversity is real,” say two leaders of companies on the DiversityInc Top 50, who share their best practices on how to harness that power into supporting effective diversity management.

7 Strategies for Successful Mentoring

SLIDESHOW: 7 Successful Mentoring Strategies

Talent-development leaders from Pfizer, Wells Fargo, AT&T, Target, Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Baxter International analyzed their mentoring best practices, training and metrics at DiversityInc’s recent event. In this slideshow, we reveal seven most of their most successful strategies for successful mentoring. After viewing these selected tips, subscribers to BestPractices.DiversityInc.com have full access to all …

Women’s Great Strides in Tax Profession Reflect Desire to Align With Clients’ Progress

Kate Barton, Americas Vice Chair – Tax Services, Ernst & Young, discusses the benefits of mentoring and sponsorship in helping women leaders advance.

How to Start a Mentoring Program

How to Start a Mentoring Program

What do you do first? Where do you find mentors and mentees? How long should pairings last?

The Wrong Message: "Lean In" by Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg’s Message on Mentoring Is Wrong—and Dangerous

Sheryl Sandberg’s "Lean In" says senior women perceive mentoring requests as “total mood killers” and urges younger women to excel before they try to find mentors. Here’s why she’s totally wrong.

Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO and author of Lean In

Sandberg’s ‘Lean In’: Women’s Biggest Barrier to Success? Themselves

Facebook COO’s new book 'Lean In' rekindles debate on equality for women in the workplace.

Workplace Diversity: Do White Men Really Need Diversity Outreach?

Workplace diversity includes ALL employees. See how companies are showing white men what's in it for them.

Rossman and Womack

Will Your New Mentoring/Sponsorship Program Succeed?

Find out how BASF started a mentoring program and Deloitte has had a successful one for years, culminating in formal cross-cultural sponsorship.