Strategy

There’s a key different between ‘equity’ and ‘equality’ — and you need to understand it to help dismantle systemic racism in America

Many corporate and government leaders, including President Biden, are talking about racial equity right now. Equity is different from equality. Equality treats everyone the same regardless of need, while equity achieves fairness by treating people differently dependent on need. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Over the past few months, […]
There’s a key different between ‘equity’ and ‘equality’ — and you need to understand it to help dismantle systemic racism in America
Strategy

I’m the female CEO of a think tank devoted to diversity and inclusion. Workplaces — and the government — can honour Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy by building the world she fought for.

Pat Fili-Krushel is the CEO of Coqual (formerly the Centre for Talent Innovation), a nonprofit think tank dedicated to helping companies design diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplaces where every person belongs. While we’ve made a significant amount of progress in making the workplace equitable, there’s still much more to be […]
I’m the female CEO of a think tank devoted to diversity and inclusion. Workplaces — and the government — can honour Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy by building the world she fought for.
Markets

Oatly vegan milk faces activist anger after Trump-supporting billionaire Schwarzman’s Blackstone acquired a stake

Summary List Placement Oatly is facing outrage from activists after signing a deal with Trump-linked private equity firm Blackstone. Climate and political activists have called out Oatly’s decision to partner with Blackstone, which partially owns two Brazilian firms accused of contributions to deforestation in the Amazon. Activists also object to […]
Oatly vegan milk faces activist anger after Trump-supporting billionaire Schwarzman’s Blackstone acquired a stake
Tech

Employees at Blizzard, maker of ‘World of Warcraft’ and ‘Overwatch,’ were reportedly paid so little they were forced to skip meals to pay rent while the CEO made $40 million

The massive video game publisher behind blockbuster franchises like “Call of Duty” and “World of Warcraft” is facing major internal pushback after employees circulated a salary document that exposed major pay disparities. Some employees at Blizzard Entertainment, which is owned by Activision, said they used free coffee as an appetite […]
Employees at Blizzard, maker of ‘World of Warcraft’ and ‘Overwatch,’ were reportedly paid so little they were forced to skip meals to pay rent while the CEO made $40 million