Help Needed: Chief Diversity Officers Are Losing Their Corporate Fights

By Fredrick Lee Only 20% of Fortune 500 companies have diversity officers More-diverse corporations outperform less-diverse competitors by 35% Diversity and inclusion is a profitable avenue for corporations not to ignore.  However, recent bad press from corporations like Gucci and Prada raise questions about their commitment to diversity. Many chief diversity officers lack leadership support,

Are Chief Diversity Officers Losing the Good Fight?

By Fredrick Lee Only 20% of Fortune 500 companies have diversity officers More-diverse corporations outperform less-diverse competitors by 35% Diversity and inclusion is a profitable avenue for corporations not to ignore.  However, recent bad press from corporations like Gucci and Prada raise questions about their commitment to diversity. Many chief diversity officers lack leadership support,

Are Chief Diversity Officers Losing the Good Fight?

By Fredrick Lee Only 20% of Fortune 500 companies have diversity officers More-diverse corporations outperform less-diverse competitors by 35% Diversity and inclusion is a profitable avenue for corporations not to ignore.  However, recent bad press from corporations like Gucci and Prada raise questions about their commitment to diversity. Many chief diversity officers lack leadership support,

Hip Hop’s Original Denim: Levi’s Goes From Main Street Back to Wall Street

By Fredrick Lee Levi’s IPO could raise between $600M – $800M Denim market value is more than $100B Hip hop’s first denim brand Levi Strauss officially filed to return to the public markets under the ticker “LEVI,” three decades after it went private. The move comes after Levi’s hugely profitable 2018, including collaborations with Virgil