Tag: Ron Glover

Why Mentoring Is Not Optional at IBM

Mentoring isn’t an option at IBM (No. 17 in The 2012 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity). It’s a heavily weighted performance metric that is critical to the company’s talent pipeline, especially when it comes to senior management. Specific mentoring goals, in particular those with a cross-cultural and cross-gender component,…

How ERGs Increase Engagement

How do you make your employee-resource groups effective across all cultural groups and issues More than 150 chief diversity officers and senior executives from more than 75 companies attended our November 2010 event in Washington, D.C., discussing this and other questions on diversity management. Thoughtful and focused discussions facilitated by…