14 Jul '11, 12pm

Why Diversity is a Business Imperative

In 2007, Symantec adopted the Calvert Women’s Principle and in 2010, Symantec’s CEO signed a statement in support of the United Nations Development Fund for Women’s (UNIFEM) “Womens Empowerment Principles: We Mean Business”. In alignment with these commitments, we have worked with Calvert, Verité, the City of San Francisco and 16 other prominent San Francisco Bay Area companies to develop the Gender Equality Principles (GEP) – a set of principles based on the Calvert Women’s Principles, but adapted to address local realities and broader context. The GEP are specifically designed to both increase gender diversity and to increase the impact of that women have in the workplace.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/07/diversity-business-im...

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