Research shows that hiring a diverse staff can foster innovation, creativity, and more effective decision making. But experts acknowledge that diversifying your work force is not always easy. Support from an organization’s leaders is critical. This collection of Chronicle resources offers guidance to those working to develop a diverse and talented team.
July 25, 2017
How to Overcome Implicit Bias in Nonprofit Hiring
Experts shine a light on subtle ways prejudice creeps into hiring and offer advice on attracting a more diverse pool of candidates.
June 21, 2017
How to Make Socioeconomic Diversity a Priority in Your Board Search
Finding qualified board members who come from different economic backgrounds takes time, thoughtfulness, and strategy
March 30, 2016
7 Pitfalls to Avoid When Building a Diverse Nonprofit Staff
When it comes to diversifying your staff, good intentions matter — but so do good outcomes. Experts weigh in on how to avoid mistakes.
August 24, 2016
A Fellowship Program Creates Paths to Boosting Diversity at Foundations
By introducing professionals of color to work in the field, a regional network of grant makers aims to make philanthropy more inclusive and effective.