FBCG Special Report
Diversity and Inclusion in Family Enterprise: What, Why, and How
As family enterprise advisors and educators, we have seen the topic of diversity and inclusion lead to conflict, confusion, and uncertainty among family business stakeholders - at times putting family enterprise leaders in a very challenging situation. But, as hard as the subject can be, we've seen it generate deeper understanding among stakeholders as well. "This is the first time I had to think about taking a vocal stance on a social issue," multiple family-firm CEOs told us, in regard to speaking to both internal (employees and family stakeholders) and external public audiences.
The confusion and anxiety are understandable. The highly ...