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The ROI of Inclusion Tool Kit: Designing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Initiatives for Business Results

April 2021 | Publication

This tool kit, a companion piece to The ROI of Inclusion: How to Align Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with Business Results report, applies the concepts from the ROI Institute‘s methodology to DEI initiatives and skills, offering a guide that includes:

  • Considerations on how to get started, regardless of the maturity of your organization in DEI.
  • Information on the DEI Chain of Impact and how to use it, including simple examples of programs evaluated for impact and ROI.
  • Key questions to ask as you align DEI investments with the needs of the organization.
  • Best approaches to having alignment conversations with your team, people analytics team, and business unit leaders.
  • Insights on how to identify one DEI program best suited for impact and ROI assessments.



Patti P. Phillips, PhD

Distinguished Principal Research Fellow
The Conference Board
President & CEO
ROI Institute, Inc.

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Laura Sabattini, PhD

Principal Researcher, Human Capital
The Conference Board



Human Capital Analytics @ Work,Volume 2

Human Capital Analytics @ Work,Volume 2

May 16, 2017 | Research Report

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