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ITN introduces Rooney rule to reduce BAME pay gap

BBC News - 18 Jul 2018
ITN has announced one BAME candidate will be interviewed for every future role at the news organisation. The measure is part of an attempt to reduce the pay gap between black, Asian and minority ethnic staff with other staff members. On Wednesday, ITN ...
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Mansfield Rule 2.0 Aims to Boost Law Firms' Diversity Efforts - 22 Jun 2018
Adapted from the National Football League's Rooney Rule, which requires NFL teams to interview at least one minority candidate for a head coach or general manager position, the Mansfield Rule was developed after last summer's Women in Law Hackathon ...
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People in the News—July 13, 2018—Eastburn and Gray - 13 Jul 2018
The Mansfield Rule was one of the winning ideas from the 2016 Women in Law Hackathon hosted by Diversity Lab in collaboration with Bloomberg Law and Stanford Law School. The Mansfield Rule was inspired by the National Football League's Rooney ...
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Who Gets Left Out of the Urban Tech Boom?

New York Times - 19 Jul 2018
Amazon, for example, has just instituted its version of the Rooney rule, with a pledge to interview women and minorities for all board openings. Why not expand that to include all the decisions it makes about investments in the city that hosts its ...
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Uber's head of HR resigns reportedly after discrimination probe

Washington Post - 11 Jul 2018
But she also noted that it was “bloody hard” to implement the Rooney Rule — a hiring approach, named after a policy for selecting NFL coaches, that some employers use to mandate that one woman or underrepresented minority be interviewed for certain ...
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The NFL's Rooney Rule won't solve tech's diversity problem

The Verge - 05 Jun 2018
Last week, Facebook joined Amazon in adopting a version of the “Rooney Rule,” which intends to promote diversity in hiring. Amazon says the Rooney Rule just formalizes a policy that's already in place to interview at least one woman and person of color ...
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NCAA prepares minority coordinators for head coaching jobs

The Macomb Daily - 05 Jul 2018
College football as a public entity can't institute a Rooney Rule like the NFL, which compels teams to interview minority candidates for head coaching jobs. So instead of focusing all its efforts on the schools, the NCAA is putting some of its rising ...
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NFL's Rooney Rule: What is it and how does it work?

SB Nation - 06 Jan 2018
The NFL requires teams to interview minority candidates for head coaching and general manager positions before those vacancies are filled. This policy is commonly known as the “Rooney Rule.” It was named after former Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan ...

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