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Diversity in Teams

Kellogg has a deep commitment to diversity through every aspect of our school, including students, faculty, administration and alumni. Here we share an assortment of our most popular diversity articles, which applies the research and expertise of our faculty to the broader business community.

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Organizations

How to Make Inclusivity More Than Just an Office Buzzword

Tips for turning good intentions into actions.

New board members interview with board of directors
Social Impact

How to Create a Diverse Board of Directors and Empower It to Thrive

Two experts share tips on expanding your candidate pool and ensuring that new members are heard.

Careers

Take 5: Tips for Widening—and Improving—Your Candidate Pool

Common biases can cause companies to overlook a wealth of top talent.

People visit a bank
Policy

How to Make Economic Development More Inclusive

Two finance experts discuss the need to tailor strategies to specific underserved communities.

Corporate leaders make a social impact by building a house.
Social Impact

“If You’re Inconsistent, You’re Toast.”

Companies serious about social impact are taking a deliberate stand on issues in line with their core business.

How are biracial people perceived in terms of race
Organizations

How Are Black–White Biracial People Perceived in Terms of Race?

Understanding the answer—and why black and white Americans’ responses may differ—is increasingly important in a multiracial society.

Leadership

How Diverse Should Your Team Be?

NBA data point to a sweet spot in balancing diversity and similarity of skills.

Is Your Company Culture Too Strong?

A diversity of viewpoints can help organizations weather disruption.

Navigating the Multigenerational Workplace

Leaders should treat generational diversity as an asset, not a liability.

Careers

Hirable Like Me

Interviewers favor applicants who remind them of themselves

Women as leaders tend to do better in ethnically diverse environments .
Leadership

Leaders Do Matter—But When Does Their Gender Matter, Too?

Countries with high levels of ethnic diversity often suffer from slow economic growth—unless there is a woman in charge

Careers

Want to Work in Science? Men Have the Advantage

How gender discrimination affects hiring

Integrity in corporate culture may feel like two opposing forces competing, but while costly it can bring high returns

Corporate Culture—Not Lip Service—Counts

Establishing a bona fide “culture of integrity” can be costly for a corporation, but the economic returns are real

Diversity in the workplace, especially diversity in groups, can boost performance.

Better Decisions Through Diversity

Heterogeneity can boost group performance