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[fa icon="calendar"] 02-Sep-2015 10:13:00 / by Laurence Wood

McKinsey&Company’s Diversity Matters project found that companies in the top quartile for racial and ethnic diversity are 35 percent more likely to have financial returns above their respective national industry medians.
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Differing performance levels from companies in the same industry and the same country imply that diversity is a competitive differentiator. The most important drivers that McKinsey identified were:

  • advantages in recruiting the best talent
  • stronger customer orientation
  • increased employee satisfaction
  • improved decision making

You can read the full report here:

http://www.mckinsey.com/Insights/Organization/Why_diversity_matters

© Diversity Matters by McKinsey&Company Nov 2014

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Laurence Wood

Written by Laurence Wood

Agile Transformation Lead

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