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Scant Progress for Minorities in Cracking the Glass Ceiling from 2007–2015

In a multi-year analysis of a 2007–2015 EEOC database of the San Francisco Bay Area workforce employed by technology companies, we find that there were no major shifts in upward mobility for racial minorities in climbing the management ladder to become executives.

Slow progress in adding more women to boards has dominated the conversation. But tips from standout companies are more likely to inspire others to take firmer action.McKinsey and Company Logo

The tone of much public discourse on the issue of women’s representation on boards has been pessimistic of late, and understandably so, given