Nicole Shephard is a Berlin-based independent researcher, consultant, and freelance writer. Her work focuses on diversity & inclusion in the workplace and the gendered politics of data and technology.
Diversity and inclusion are at risk of slipping off the radar at a time of crisis, but are essential for a company’s recovery, resilience, and innovation post Covid-19.
Research shows that diversity and inclusion make businesses more successful. Diversity in retail matters across leadership, workforce, workplace culture, marketing as well as from a consumer perspective.
Study after study demonstrates how crucial diversity and inclusion practices are to a company’s success. This article examines what these insights mean when applied to the retail industry. (more…)
The UK’s first Purple Tuesday is coming up, a day dedicated to an accessible shopping experience. Explore why accessibility matters (for more than a day) and what you can do to improve it.