4 Ways to Embed Inclusivity Into Your Culture

Posted by Sarah Clark on February 7, 2019

Just when you thought you understood diversity, you realized your workplace wasn't actually all that inclusive.

This article originally published Jan 31, 2019 in Inc. 

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks? Hilton is celebrating 100 years in business, a pretty remarkable feat. Yet the corporate centenarian hasn't stuck with antiquated management practices. In fact, Hilton is leading the way by becoming an award-winning employer known for a superior inclusive working environment.

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Topics: Diversity

Dawn of Diversity: What Do We Need to Do to Increase Diversity in PR?

Posted by Mitchell Communications Group on February 5, 2019

Over the past few years, the issue of racial and ethnic minority representation has taken center stage.

We’ve seen campaigns from well-known brands ranging from Airbnb to Budweiser to Coca-Cola touch on important topics such as immigration and diversity. This shift has been a wonderful starting point, but we’re nowhere near finished. There continues to be an indisputable lack of diversity within the PR field, particularly where talent is concerned.

Consider that as of July 2017, people of color made up more than 41 percent of the population, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Our talent pool needs to adapt with the changing demographics in our nation; otherwise, it’s very unlikely that we can remain in the sphere of relevance. Even still, the issue of representation isn’t something we can fix with the wave of a magic wand, and that’s most likely why many PR firms have remained so homogenous: They simply do not know where to start.

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Topics: Diversity, Millennial, GenZ

This Could Be Your BIG BREAK!

Posted by admin on January 18, 2016

Mitchell is providing an opportunity for college students to gain real-world agency experience during a one-week, all-expense paid immersion program. We call it Big Break: Discovering Diverse Talent, and we’re welcoming our sixth class this year.
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Topics: Diversity, Human Resources

Calling All Kinds: A Conversation on Diversity

Posted by Sheerah Davis on October 12, 2015
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Topics: Diversity