Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technology

Executive Relations

Compliance teams play a critical role in managing risk and promoting diversity, but they’re typically left out of D&I policy-setting conversations.
Jul 20, 2021
One of very few demonstrably successful strategies for retaining and advancing diverse talent, sponsorship programs are only as successful as they are will structured and can alienate diverse leaders if not rolled out smartly.
Jul 16, 2021
Clemons is massively expanding Twilio's DEI metrics.
Jul 2, 2021
Effective D&I leaders are not only responsible for organization-wide strategies, but for influencing stakeholders positioned to serve as change agents or roadblocks.
Jun 15, 2021
Despite the high demand for diversity professionals in corporate America, the industry is plagued by high turnover. This is partly due to a lack of alignment between company leaders and diversity heads on strategy, success metrics, resourcing, and, most importantly, commitment.
Jun 11, 2021
Our salary survey suggests there’s at least one good thing about reporting into human resources and DI&B professionals working at larger firms may wind up having to ask for permission just a bit less often.
Jun 11, 2021
D&I committees should mirror the organizations they represent in terms of both diversity and varied seniority.
Jun 8, 2021
After the murder of George Floyd Jr., IBM leadership went on a listening tour. A town hall with Black employees spurred a global initiative to train 18,000 managers on inclusion.
Jun 4, 2021
In the medical world, an exercise stress test forces the heart to increase its workload to reveal key indicators of how the organ is working. For D&I leaders, stress testing a company’s D&I commitment means pushing for bold, cutting-edge initiatives that can expose potential vulnerabilities.
May 14, 2021
Companies are increasingly changing their CDO reporting structure. Facebook announced in 2020 that its CDO Maxine Williams will now report to COO Sheryl Sandberg, while Nielsen’s newly appointed CDO Sandra Sims-Williams reports to CEO David Kenny, who previously held that title.
Mar 31, 2021