Tag: White Men

Audio: Getting White Men Engaged With D&I

General Motors’ Global CDO Ken Barrett advises on how to get white men engaged with diversity and inclusion. He advises white men to not try to tackle all the issues at once. Rather, they should start small, with things such as attending a resource-group meeting or doing something in the…

Study: Gender Wage Gap Even Worse for Black Women

By Chris Hoenig Photo by Shutterstock Several studies have shown the wide gender wage gap in this country, but a new study reveals that race creates an even bigger wage gap between men and women. While women, on average, make $0.77 for every $1 that men make, Black women average…

Congressman: Affordable Care Act Tanning Tax Is Racist

By Chris Hoenig A Florida congressman says a provision of the Affordable Care Act is racist because it discriminates against customers based on skin color. Proving that it’s not always sunny in the Sunshine State, Representative Ted Yoho told the crowd at a town-hall meeting in Gainesville, Fla., that he…

White Men for Diversity: How PwC Spreads Diversity Messaging

How can your company get white men on board with diversity PwC found a solution to generate buy-in through a unique and innovative diversity initiative for white men. The program, aimed specifically at white men, focuses on listening and building understanding and cultural competence. “White men in the diversity and…

Workplace Diversity: Do White Men Really Need Diversity Outreach

Workplace diversity includes ALL employees. But how do you reach white men and make them understand that they are part of diversity Generating buy-in from white men is a challenge in some companies, especially for middle management. Even the DiversityInc Top 50 companies are split on strategies, with some choosing…