Diversity Matters

Welcome to Diversity Matters, our collected insights and opinions on the subject of Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace and beyond.

 

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Pioneering women making scientific history

It’s a history that stretches from a pioneering alchemist known as Mary the Jewess, who lived aro...

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Pushing for scientific equality

Yesika Aguilera of Tespack, pioneers of wearable, mobile energy generation, feels that “in order...

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UK Boards set to be more European post-Brexit says Odgers Berndtson

The UK’s departure from the European Union looks set to prompt FTSE companies to appoint more int...

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Balancing the Boardroom

Has a greater emphasis on gender overshadowed the still-woeful lack of multicultural Boards? We e...

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Breaking the glass closet: LGBTQ+ and the boardroom

There are an estimated 455 million LGBTQ+ individuals globally, yet few C-suite leaders are openl...

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Industry-wide mentoring initiative launched to fast-track female leaders in hospitality

The first industry-wide mentoring initiative to help female managers working in hospitality and l...

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New mentorship initiative tackling gender diversity in hospitality leadership

Despite the case for more gender-diverse boards being made many times over, there is still some w...

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Half of our FTSE 350 board appointments in past year go to women

Half of our FTSE 350 board assignments in the past year led to a woman being appointed. Notably,...

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Let’s look beyond targets to unlock the value of strategic diversity

Spurred on by gender pay gap reporting and a growing recognition of the benefits of a more divers...

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University research in AI, supercomputing and analytics key to gender diversity in tech

The UK should maintain or increase funding for cutting-edge university research in fields like ar...

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Diverse approaches to talent bring rich rewards

In this final article in the series, Nick Claridge, Partner in the Consumer Executive Search Prac...

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Launching women into hospitality senior leadership

The hospitality industry represents a serious challenge for diversity and inclusion. There are pl...

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Women Leadership in Business

On 11 June 2018, more than 100 regional business leaders joined Odgers Berndtson at the British H...

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What did they say about women in leadership?

His Excellency Scott Wightman, British High Commissioner to Singapore “The most successful busin...

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Manufacturing: attracting and retaining women to close the skills gap

Not too many women say that a career in manufacturing is attractive. As a result, women are few a...

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