Why diversity in the boardroom is good for business

A look at the top 10 reasons why diversity is good for business

Diversity in the boardroom goes far beyond filling quotas or creating a board that just looks good to the public — diverse boardroom composition is also good for business. This is the contention of many executive coaches and recruiters.

The best boards are often the most diverse boards, contends Mike Myatt, who recently wrote in Forbes that “they can offer a depth and breadth of insight, perspective and experience to CEOs that non-diverse boards simply cannot.”

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Erin E. Harrison

Erin E. Harrison is the Editor in Chief of InsideCounsel magazine. Harrison’s professional background includes extensive expertise in both print and online media, highlighted by...

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