Tag: Ask The White Guy

Where's the Diversity in Fortune 500 CEOs

Banga, Rodriguez There are five Black CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, accounting for 1 percent of all Fortune 500 CEOs. Merck & Co. is No. 14 in The 2014 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity and TIAA-CREF is No. 36. CEOs in the DiversityInc Top 50 total 6 percent Black….

Romney's '47%': Racism or 'Insensitive' Rhetoric From 'Out-of-Touch Man'

Mitt Romney’s ‘47 percent’ remarks struck a big nerve this week, and DiversityInc readers were quick to respond. DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti discussed “Why Gov. Romney’s ‘47%’ Comment Probably Isn’t Racist” in his recent “Ask the White Guy Column,” the implications the presidential candidate’s controversial “secret video” holds, and how…

Ask the White Guy: Why Gov. Romney's '47%' Comment Probably Isn't Racist

Luke Visconti’s Ask the White Guy column is a top draw on DiversityInc.com. Visconti, the founder and CEO of DiversityInc, is a nationally recognized leader in diversity management. In his column, readers who ask tough questions about race/culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability and age can expect smart, direct and…

Study: Blacks, Latinos Value Corporate Social Responsibility More

Companies that engage multicultural communities can reap huge rewards when it comes to consumer purchasing and brand loyalty, according to data from Yankelovich Monitor Multicultural Study 2010. The study finds that Latino and Black consumers rate the importance of a company’s presence in the community through corporate social responsibility and…