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Diversity Reports

report featured, diversity reportsIn this section, you will find some of the latest research and statistics on diversity from leading organisations. We have created this section to supply you all of the essential resources and reports in one place to allow you more time to research for yourself and understand how diversity is progressing globally.

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15
Jan

Tech Talent Charter: Benchmarking Report 2018

Today the Tech Talent Charter (TTC) launched its inaugural benchmarking report – the first report of its kind tracking gender diversity in technology roles across the UK. Gathered from over 200 signatories representing over half a million employees, the data gives a snapshot of today’s tech industry and an insight into practical ways companies can...
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15
Mar

Just About Managing | 30% Club

30% Club has today released ‘Just about Managing’, a study focusing on how managers affect gender diversity through the executive pipeline. The report, based on interviews with managers and their reports from 10 large corporates, finds that the chronic shortage of senior female executives can be linked to how people are managed. Responses from male...
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glass ceiling
15
Feb

Smashing the ‘glass ceiling’

Inequality and the gender pay gap regularly hit headlines with female representation on boards, the ‘glass ceiling’ and pay differentials all being at the forefront of the discussion. Indeed, the UK Statistics Authority recently released data to Parliament which demonstrated a drastic difference between the proportion of women and men in the country’s highest paying...
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04
Jan

‘Rapid rise’ in pay inequality for female workers having children

The Resolution Foundation have conducted a think tank that shows female workers facing a rapid increase in pay inequality when they reach their 30’s and 40’s. According to BBC News, the research showed that females born between 1981 and 2000 can expect to be paid 9% less than men when they hit their 30th birthday....
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14
Nov

US still without a female head of state as the total number grows to fifty worldwide

The US is still yet to join the growing number of countries around the world with a female leader, which has now reached fifty. US citizens will now have to wait at least another four years for a female president after Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in this year’s election. There are currently 28 female...
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Boardroom
04
Nov

A Report into the Ethnic Diversity of UK Boards

The lack of diversity in the UK Boardroom has not gone unnoticed by the Government, the public or business observers. In December 2014, speaking at a breakfast meeting held by the professional services firm EY, the then Secretary of State for Business, Sir Vince Cable urged UK business to build on its successful drive to...
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14
Oct

Black female Doctor’s help dismissed by Delta flight attendant

A black female doctor experienced “blatant discrimination” when she tried to offer medical help to an unconscious passenger on a Delta flight from Houston to Detroit, the MailOnline has reported. Tamika Cross (pictured), a resident physician at the University of Texas-Houston published a viral Facebook post on 9 October in which she details an incident ...
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09
Sep

The changing face of Consumer Demand – Is your business ready? | HSBC

HSBC’s Future of Consumer Demand report examines how the rapidly shifting landscape is changing the nature of international trade and creating opportunities for businesses. The Consumer Demand report assesses how companies might need to re-think their strategies and evolve their offering to the consumers of the future. Authored by Trajectory, the report takes insights from...
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