Tag: PricewaterhouseCoopers

Bridging the Financial Literacy Gap: PwC

The wealth gap in the United States is threatening Americans’ aspirations for social advancement and equal opportunity.Minorities, women and the least educated have some of the lowest financial literacy rates in the nation, a major concern forbusinesses that see attracting a more diverse workforce as a business imperative. A new…

PricewaterhouseCoopers' Moving Women With Purpose

To mark International Women’s Day, PwC conducted a general survey of professionalsfrom 40 different countries about their internationalmobilityexperiences and aspirations,revealing a possible disconnect between women’s aspirations for internationalmobilityand their beliefs about such opportunities.The new global report Modernmobility: Moving women with purpose reveals that women are 19% less likely than men…

U.S. Government Disability Employment Hits Record High

Employment of people with disabilities by the U.S. federal government hit a record high last year, according to the Office of Personnel Management, which submitted its report to President Barack Obama last month. The total number of permanent federal employees with disabilities increased from 234,395 in 2013, to 247,608 in…

Men Don't Value Diversity Nearly as Much as Women

Women overwhelmingly consider gender and racial diversity as essential to the success of corporate boards, yet only about one-third of men feel that way, according to a report released last week. PricewaterhouseCoopers, ranked number three on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity, received responses from 783 public company directors…

NJCU Shows How Diversity and Educational Access Is Done During Gala Event

By Michael Nam New Jersey City University held its Building the Dream gala on April 16, a benefit to raise scholarship funds while honoring luminaries who have supported its aims of providing cost-effective higher education for New Jersey’s residents. The honorees included DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti who received the Corporate…

Video: How to Grow Your Diverse Suppliers

Turman, Byron, Hines Oliver Turman Director, Supplier Diversity AT&T Oliver Turman, Acting Executive Director AT&T Supplier Diversity is responsible for continued growth of AT&T’s world class Supplier Diversity Team. He leads a team of diversity managers tasked with increasing AT&T’s diversity spend through partnerships with AT&T’s sourcing organization and other…

PwC Study Confirms and Dispels Myths About Millennial Workers

PwC study confirms and dispels myths about millennial workers Evolving talent strategies necessary to match the realities of today’s workforce NEW YORK, April 17, 2013A new report released today, PwC’s NextGen: A global generational study, reveals that enhancing workplace flexibility and equity between work and home is one of the…

How Companies Can Lean In, Too

By Bob Moritz,US Chairman and Senior Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers As chairman and senior partner of PwC, I have closely followed the debate about Sheryl Sandberg’s new bookLean In. Sandberg has brought renewed attention to the critical challenge of diversifying corporate leadership. While Sandberg focuses on inspiring women to embrace ambition, I…