Visible or not, all facets of diversity must be addressed

How to spot bias

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Mandy Kirby of City Hive
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Mandy Kirby of City Hive

One of the oft-repeated messages about the importance of diversity is ‘if you can’t see it, you can’t be it’, and this underscores the importance of diverse role models thriving and progressing. But what if you really can’t easily see the difference? Is it harder to spot bias?

When it comes to diversity our tendency is to focus on the areas that we can see, or easily define and quantify. How should we interpret data that shows that nine in ten senior roles within the City are...

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