Bauer Business Focus

Companies Struggle To Diversify Workforce

Jane Howze, founder of The Alexander Group, offers some ideas for what companies can do to increase diversity.

Jane Howze says companies need to make a concerted effort to diversify their workforce.

Jane Howze says companies need to make a concerted effort to diversify their workforce.

Many companies strive for diversity in their workforce, but especially on the executive level, they are running behind in their goals of hiring of women and minorities.

And Jane Howze, founder of The Alexander Group, a Houston-based executive search firm, says diversity extends beyond those definitions.

For this week’s Bauer Business Focus, Howze discusses the state of diversity in American companies and what can be done to improve it. You can listen to the conversation above.

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Florian Martin is currently the News 88.7 business reporter.Florian’s stories can frequently be heard on other public radio stations throughout Texas and on NPR nationwide. Some of them have earned him awards from Texas AP Broadcasters and the Houston Press Club.Florian is a native of Germany. His studies in Leipzig...

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