Gender Balance is Our Business

By: Michel Landel

The issue of gender balance touches nearly every corner of our lives – there is a collective demand for balance in politics, business and in our personal lives. But in the case of companies, gender balance should not only be addressed for the sake of equality, but also for the sake of performance.


GLAAD Recognizes Fox Series for Outstanding Portrayals of LGBT Characters


The LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD has announced the nominees for the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, honoring media projects for their fair, accurate, and inclusive representation of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives. Empire, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Modern Family, all from 21st Century Fox businesses, were among the nominees. The GLAAD Media Awards will be held on April 2, 2016 in Los Angeles and May 14, 2016 in New York.

Morgan Stanley's Sustainable Investment Themes 2016

Audrey Choi shares her insights

Sustainable Investing Themes for 2016: ESG Integration, Climate Change and Inequality 

by Audrey Choi, CEO of Morgan Stanley’s Institute for Sustainable Investing

Trim Tab v.27 - The Equity Issue

Read the Latest Issue of Trim Tab: Equity

Trim Tab Magazine is the International Living Future Institute's quarterly, online publication that is awash with provocative articles, interviews and news on the issues, designs, and people that are truly transforming the built environment.

This issue shares stories of heroes who are proving that we can choose to work toward communities that are inclusive and robust for every person.

Sex Discrimination Act Anniversary: What is Romania Getting Right When It Comes to Diverse Tech Talent?

by Christine Flounders

I cannot help but think there is a lot we can learn from Eastern Europe when it comes to producing female talent for our technology industry.

Today is the 40th anniversary of the Sex Discrimination Act being passed in the UK and in most industries, progress has been achieved. Not least there are more women on FTSE 350 boards than ever before.

Whirlpool Corporation Receives Perfect Score on Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index for 13th Consecutive Year

Press Release

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Nov. 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Whirlpool Corporation, the number one major home appliance manufacturer in the world, has been recognized for the company’s commitment to diversity and inclusion with a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) 2016 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). This marks the 13th consecutive perfect score for the maker of home appliance brands such as Whirlpool, Maytag and KitchenAid.

When the Bloomberg Latino Community Leads, Success Follows

Multimedia with summary

Members of our Latino Community share insight into what it takes to lead a successful career at Bloomberg. Learn more about Diversity & Inclusion - http://bloom.bg/1uROfyv

#Education + #Innovation = #Changemakers


What does it really take to change education in the US and around the world? It’s part innovation & part replication. In just 3 weeks, you’ll hear from Intel and EY at #SDGforum how they are shaking up education to create the next generation workforce.  Here are 5 tweets for you, as a VHC member, to spread the word!


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