William Blair Employee Benefit: Diversity Program | Glassdoor

William Blair Diversity Program

Updated Nov 12, 2018

4 employees reported this benefit

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Employer Summary

At William Blair, we are committed to building an inclusive workplace and culture that attracts and retains the best talent. In 2017, with support from our executive leaders along with the Head of Global Talent, Diversity and Inclusion, the Global Inclusion Council (GIC) was created. The GIC is an advisory body that defines the overall mission and vision for inclusion at William Blair. It ensures that the firm is aligned to, and clearly delivers on our talent strategy, business strategy, and our values.

The firm also has an Alliance Board that consists of the leaders of our Business Resource Groups (BRGs). The Alliance Board, along with their respective BRGs (Pride Alliance, Women’s Alliance and Veteran’s Alliance), are focused on the employee experience and are committed to providing opportunities to break down silos and increase communication across departments in support of our ongoing effort as a firm to truly invest in our colleagues, clients and communities.


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Employee Comments

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  • Oct 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Administrative in Chicago, Illinois

    Diversity is starting, but not really ingrained in the culture.

    William Blair Response

    Thank you for your feedback. As a firm, we are continually focused on building an actively inclusive, high performing culture. To learn more about the Diversity and Inclusion commitment at William... More

  • Apr 14, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Chicago, Illinois

    I do not interact with people of different background than me on a day to day basis.

  • Oct 26, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

    They are committed to improving their diversity.

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