Viability of Affirmative Action in 2020
Have affirmative action policies been effective in balancing demographics in the workplace? In this episode, Dr. Linda Ashar talks to Dr. Gary Deel about the origin of affirmative action policies, whether all companies should have a formal policy as part of their recruitment and hiring practices, and some of the common misunderstandings about affirmative action. Also learn about other ways companies can evaluate and audit their hiring practices to ensure they are fairly representing community demographics and addressing any biases. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.