Why Your Company Needs a Supplier Diversity Program

Why Your Company Needs a Supplier Diversity Program

Over the past several years it has become increasingly common, even “trendy,” for companies to commit to diversity and inclusion goals. The spotlight on racial, gender, and economic inequalities in the U.S. workforce has intensified as the greater dialogue around...
The 5 Biggest Barriers to Female Entrepreneurship

The 5 Biggest Barriers to Female Entrepreneurship

More U.S. women are business owners today than at any other time in history. Over the past 20 years, the number of women-owned companies in America has risen by about 114 percent and continues to grow at double the rate of non-female-owned firms. In addition, around...
Learn Why Supplier Diversity Certifications Matter

Learn Why Supplier Diversity Certifications Matter

According to the 2020 Annual Business Survey from the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly 20 percent of U.S. businesses (or 1.1 million) are minority-owned and The survey also found that about 6 percent are veteran-owned and nearly 21 percent are women-owned.  Diversity and...
5 Ways Advertising Agencies Can Be More Inclusive

5 Ways Advertising Agencies Can Be More Inclusive

The advertising industry has changed and improved in many ways since its iconic “Mad Men” era boom in the 1960s. From typewriters and smoke filled offices to sleek modern workplaces and digital products, the shift over the past six decades is viscerally apparent. Yet...