Within a heartbeat of Janet Yellenâ€™s nomination to be the first woman to chair the Federal Reserve Board, on October 23rd, federal financial regulators coincidentally issued a draft statement on standards for and assessments of workplace and contracting diversity among the companies that they regulate. Comments are due Dec. 24th
â€˘ Each companyâ€™s organizational commitment to diversity and inclusion.
â€˘ Their workforce profile as well asÂ employment practices.
â€˘ Their procurement and business practices and supplier diversity.
â€˘ Their efforts to promote â€śtransparencyâ€ťâ€”public visibilityâ€”of their organizationâ€™s diversity and inclusion.
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