Content Package: DEI and corporate performance
Compliance reviewed April 7, 2022
Uploaded April 7, 2022
1 white paper, 2 blog posts, 1 infographic,
10 corresponding social media posts
Tags: ESG, Climate, Leadership
Position paper summary
The Investment Case for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is widely understood to be a pressing social issue, with proponents pointing to systemic inequities that make it nearly impossible for a wide swath of diverse individuals and communities to thrive. But DEI is also an important part of the investment equation, as analysts increasingly confirm that companies with diverse workforces and leadership teams benefit from greater innovation and growth potential as well as lower risk.
Blog #1 summary
DEI Momentum: How Change Is Shaping Corporations
There is little doubt that DEI is critical to a company’s success. Diverse teams are more innovative and creative, and they can better understand and serve a global customer base. Yet despite these advantages, women, minorities, and the LGTBQ community have long been underrepresented in leadership positions and boardrooms. This lack of diversity has had real costs, as businesses have missed out on valuable perspectives and expertise.
Fortunately, this environment is starting to change.
Blog #2 summary
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion’s Connection to Corporate Performance
It is no secret that to remain competitive in today’s business environment, companies must embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in all aspects of their operations. DEI is not only a priority from an overarching societal perspective but also simply good for business.
Research has shown that organizations with strong DEI policies or programs see improved corporate performance in a number of areas, including financial returns, employee satisfaction, and positive organizational culture.
How does corporate DE&I impact the economy? Companies that prioritize DEI unlock greater opportunity for growth and innovation.
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