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Dimensional Differences

Time, at last, to get back to The Inclusion Dividend: Why Investing in Diversity & Inclusion Pays Off by Mark Kaplan and Mason Donovan.  We last talked about this book in February 2014 with a look at how SDMWVBE (Small, Disadvantaged, Minority, Women, or Veteran Business Enterprise) business owners could be members of multiple groups and discussed the dynamics…

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Colorful Arms

Spending some time on Facebook last week, I saw that a photographer friend had re-posted a photograph that really caught my attention: This reminded me that supplier diversity has its roots in the equal opportunity legislation of the late 1960s and early 1970s that we’ve written about in the past. In 1971, federal agencies were directed to…

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