Trends in DEI Practices and Policies

This report summarizes the results of a June 2021 WorldatWork survey gathering information about diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives.

Survey Results

A heightened awareness of diversity, equity and inclusion issues in society at large is having an impact on employers. This survey reveals the extent to which organizations are focusing on DEI, the role of pay equity in DEI efforts, the percentage of organizations using DEI metrics, the anticipated hiring of staff dedicated to DEI initiatives, and more. It also includes data on employees’ reactions to their organizations’ DEI efforts.




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