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The Question I Hate

Press Release

March 7, 2018 /3BL Media/ - In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, I’d like to share the question I get most often as a female leader.

It’s also the question I hate the most:

“What’s the business case for gender diversity?”

Ugh.

There are other variations:

“What’s the business case for diversity in general?”

“How does gender parity affect my bottom line?”

“How does being inclusive help me meet my KPIs?”

“A Victory for Common Sense” – Second Circuit Upholds LGBT Employee Rights

by Stuart Winchester
Blog

In a victory for equality in the workplace, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit this morning held that the Civil Rights Act prohibits sexual orientation in employment. This ruling legally affirms the sentiment behind a petition that Viacom and 49 other major companies signed last summer.

VMware’s Commitment to an Inclusive and Diverse Workplace

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Strong, balanced and inclusive practices and policies that support our commitment to diversity are key to the health of our business, and our unique culture and employee community. We know that innovation thrives in cultures where diverse perspectives are actively encouraged, respected and celebrated. As a globally connected community, we know that the power of human difference has been, and will continue to be, a vital component to VMware’s success.

Empowering Women and Redefining Gender Roles in Mexico

Children International's Youth Programs Teach Youth to Respect Themselves and Others and Look Beyond Gender Stereotypes
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By Ashley Puderbaugh

"Weak, defenseless, sensitive, innocent, little." These are the words five teens in Mexico used to tell me what the word "girl" meant to them. And when I asked about the word "boy?" "Strong and big."

This didn't come as a surprise to me. Children in our sponsored populations often live in patriarchal societies. Most women are homemakers and are discouraged from finding work outside the home.

10 Companies That Stand for LGBT Equality

Article

With a busy week behind you and the weekend within reach, there’s no shame in taking things a bit easy on Friday afternoon. With this in mind, every Friday TriplePundit will give you a fun, easy read on a topic you care about. So, take a break from those endless email threads, and spend five minutes catching up on the latest trends in sustainability and business.

Kenneth Cole Applauds The Supreme Court's Decision to Support Marriage Equality for All

Press Release

New York, NY, June 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Fashion Designer and social activist, Kenneth Cole has boldly supported marriage equality for over fifteen years. Today’s Supreme Court decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is a step forward for all who wish to get married.

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