Tag: Diversity

Why Humanitarian Work and DEI Efforts Go Hand-in-Hand

The United Nations’ World Humanitarian Day was celebrated on August 19 to honor volunteers, professionals, companies and crisis-affected people who help deliver basic needs such as food, shelter, water and medical assistance to those who need it.  While the day has passed, it’s important to acknowledge humanitarian efforts year-round while…

5 Biggest News Stories of the Week: May 12

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. Coverage From DiversityInc’s…

5 Biggest News Stories of the Week: April 14

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. MLB Celebrates Jackie…

California Corporate Diversity Law Ruled Unconstitutional

In a disappointing blow to all DEI professionals, a California law known as AB 979 has been ruled unconstitutional by a judge in the state. The law was designed to increase representation of underrepresented communities (including individuals who self-identify as Black, African American, Hispanic, Latino, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American,…

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…