Posts made in August, 2017

The business benefits of promoting diversity and inclusion

Businesses with a healthy balance of men and women are 15pc more likely to outperform their competitors, while thosewith employees from a good mix of ethnic backgrounds are 35pc more likely, claims research by McKinsey & Co. Combine inherent diversity – such as gender, race or age – with acquired knowledge, such as cultural understanding or language skills, and the stakes are even higher. Increasingly, progressive businesses are embracing diversity and inclusion as a means of forging a sustainable future. Tech giant Cisco attributes its ongoing technological innovation to its...

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