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Diversity of thought to solve challenging business problems

Thirty one bright minds sat around the conference table, looking at me expectantly. They were lawyers, engineers, marketers, IT specialists ...

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Women in data science - change is coming!

Yesterday I attended the WiDs (Women in Data Science) Conference at Swiss Re's Centre for Global Dialogue in Rüschlikon ...

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Generational Diversity at Work

A millennial co-worker asked me why the workers compensation claim frequency continues to decline each year after sharing my learnings ...

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The new F-word

I just read Sheryl Sandberg's book Lean In. It is a well-researched account of the unconscious (ok, sometimes conscious too ...

STORY URL: Sheryl Sandberg: Why we have too few women leaders | Video on TED.com
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions -- and offers 3 powerful pieces of advice to women aiming for the C-suite.

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The diversity risk

Last Sunday morning, BBC 1 staged a debate that turned into a fierce to-and-fro over the extent to which principles ...

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D&I for D&O Covers

The business case for diversity is currently a hot topic. Studies debating the value of diversity in business abound. Several ...

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Diversity: What happens once we achieve it?

Yesterday I attended the launch of Advance: Empowering Women in Swiss Business. Purpose of the org is to provide a ...

STORY URL: Promoting gender diversity in Switzerland with Advance | Swiss Re - Leading Global Reinsurer
New organisation aims to increase gender diversity at the senior level...

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Putting a price on corporate bigotry

Merrill Lynch has just agreed to pay out USD 160 million to settle a long-running racial bias lawsuit in the ...

STORY URL: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/08/27/merrill-lynch-in-big-payout-for-bias-case/?hp

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