Ideas Made to Matter Diversity

From professional sports, 3 diversity insights

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A workshop taught by two MIT Sloan experts explores race and gender in sports, drawing insights for diversity efforts in business management.

Apr 29, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Government

Three mayors on building more equitable cities

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Mayors of Boston, Chicago, and San Francisco discuss efforts to foster equity in housing, income, and city contracts.

Apr 26, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter The Bias Cut

How this Toyota VP embraces authentic female leadership

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Julia Wada stands up to microaggressions and knows that even a short note of encouragement can go a long way for a female colleague.

Apr 20, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Hiring

A new barrier to diverse hiring in tech

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How “repugnant market” concerns can cause even well-intentioned firms to fail in workforce diversification efforts.

Mar 31, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Education

Education and the tech industry’s race gap

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How leaders in industry and government can help make tech a realistic career path for everyone.

Mar 24, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter The Bias Cut

This Google team leader sees diversity as a retention issue

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AdviceMavens founder Anita Kibunguchy wants to see more structures in place to recruit and retain diverse hires — and help them succeed.

Mar 15, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter The Bias Cut

5 ways female leaders are supporting women in business

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These five MIT Sloan alumnae are helping more women get into hiring pipelines, and making space for those behind them.

Mar 4, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Public Policy

New narratives and policy for diverse entrepreneurship

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To close the opportunity gap in entrepreneurship, policymakers must be honest about who succeeds and why.

Feb 23, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter The Bias Cut

This nonprofit director supports work-family flexibility

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Hill House director Lauren Hoops-Schmieg sees nonprofits as a haven where women and men can build their careers and families.

Feb 16, 2021
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Ideas Made to Matter Artificial Intelligence

Human-centered AI fights bias in machines and people

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A new MIT Sloan Experts Series talk explains how algorithms and humans can work together to compensate for blind spots and create clearer outcomes.

Feb 2, 2021
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