Executive Summary / Introduction
Making Diversity Work for You and Your People.
Many organisations are taking steps to ensure employees are placed to give their best performance, to recruit from a widening talent pool and to empower their managers with inclusive leadership qualities. The trends analysis from the Opportunity Now and Race for Opportunity benchmaring survey represents findings from 76 UK employers, representing a combined workforce of 1.3 million.
The first joint Opportunity Now and Race for Opportunity benchmark is the most comprehensive survey of gender and race equality in the workplace and is the important springboard for action. The benchmark survey highlights strengths, weaknesses and priorities for future work and also emphasis the fact that despite difficult economic times employers continue to treat diversity as business proirity.
By registering or logging in, Opportunity Now and Race for Opportunity now members can download the comprehensive complete Benchmarking Trends 2012 document and practical, pragmatic guidance for addressing the calls for action on Effective Recruitment, Diverse Progression and Leadership