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4 of the Biggest Issues Limiting Diversity and Inclusion in Healthcare

As the ongoing pandemic and recent increased interest in social justice and reform have proven, men and women of color continue to be underserved by the healthcare system, receiving lower quality preventative care and incurring higher levels of illness and disease as a result. While our healthcare system itself has…

Activision Blizzard Hires Kristen Hines as Chief DEI Officer Amid Workplace Controversy

Video game company Activision Blizzard had named Kristen Hines as its new Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer. This appointment comes amid lawsuits, workplace controversy and a pending acquisition of the company by Microsoft for $68.7 billion.  Hines will start her position on April 25, joining the company’s senior leadership…

5 Biggest News Stories of the Week: March 24

As the saying goes, the news never stops — but there’s a lot of it out there, and all of it doesn’t always pertain to our readers. In this weekly news roundup, we’ll cover the top news stories that matter most to our diversity focused audience. 1. Ketanji Brown Jackson…

5 Biggest News Stories of the Week: March 10

As the saying goes, the news never stops — but there’s a lot of it out there, and all of it doesn’t always pertain to our readers. In this weekly news roundup, we’ll cover the top news stories that matter most to our diversity focused audience. 1. Lack of DEI…

How Companies Have Adjusted DEI Policies

DEI is the foundation of many of the companies DiversityInc works with, and to stay on top of initiatives, companies have changed their DEI policies — or DEI mindset, as one of our partners put it. In the first installment of our newest recurring “Question of the Month” series, we…

ESG and DEI Takeaways from 2022 Super Bowl Ads

Some people watch the annual Super Bowl for the game while others watch it for the commercials. And during commercial breaks from Super Bowl LVI on Feb. 13, there was a common theme of ESG and DEI ads, which likely signals the importance of these topics to the companies they…