GM CEO Mary Barra: ‘Diversity Is All About the Pipeline. We Require a Diverse Slate&…

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When it comes to diversity, General Motors CEO Mary Barra isn’t following the trend — she’s breaking the mold. The automaker is one of just two global businesses that have pay equality in top, middle and bottom ‘bands’ as well as overall no gender pay gap across the company. Not only is this the right thing to do, Barra sees it as essential to getting more women in the door and into the C-suite

“Diversity is all about the pipeline. And it’s not just about gender, but about all forms of diversity,” said Mary Barra, GM Chairman and CEO. “At GM, when we search for executive candidates, we require a diverse slate. If we find that a position has no diverse candidate, I ask the question, ‘What are we doing so that three years from now there will be a diverse candidate to consider?’”

Furthermore, General Motors was the first — and remains the only — automaker to be led by a female CEO. They are also one of only two Fortune 500 companies … Read More

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