A collection from the editors of Ideas to Action

Diversity Practices: Challenges and Strategies

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Drawn from her chapter in Professor Laura Morgan Roberts' book Race, Work and Leadership, Courtney McCluney discusses how efforts to "manage diversity" could benefit from education about historical context and contemporary experience.


Special Treatment vs. Special Traits: What We Want From Relationships

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People are romantically drawn to warm, kind people who treat others well. But when it comes to how a partner treats us, we really want special treatment. Both desires stand to reason, but are they equally important? Spoiler alert: Nope.


Companies Innovate More When Their Boards Include Women

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How are corporate innovation, value creation and gender diversity connected? A new global study shows the real influence and impact of gender diversity on boards. The effects of greater gender balance may be evident sooner than you think.


Fortune 100 CEOs: What We Can Learn From Their Stories About Making It


Jeff Bezos, Tim Cook, Warren Buffett — how did they come to helm the world’s largest companies? In this podcast, find a discussion of what we can learn from their stories that might suggest lessons about making it to the top.


How to Avoid or Recover From Identity Theft: Resilience Education


Based on a case for the Resilience Education program, founded by Darden experts: a practical, step-by-step guide to dealing with identity theft, a phenomenon prevalent with the at-risk population of people who are incarcerated.