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    Diversity & Inclusion News and Publications 

    Topics of diversity and inclusion present themselves in a number of ways. The AICPA diversity & inclusion team is dedicated to presenting you with up to date information pertaining to diversity. Included below are some recommended reads that address areas from the legal arena to social justice advocacy.

     


    NEW Monthly Newsletter: INCLUSION SOLUTIONS

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    Inclusion Solutions is the AICPA’s new monthly newsletter focused on; informing the profession of best practices in diversity and inclusion, creating dialogue on the demographic shifts, promoting workforce engagement and the utilization of all talent, and positioning the profession as a leader in diversity and inclusion. 

    Get the latest issue today! 

    Inclusion Solutions- Archive 

    arrow bullet September 10, 2014 Top Story: How to ensure your hiring practices are legal 

    arrow bulletAugust 13, 2014 Top Story:
    How Fifth Thurd Bank uses engagement and inclusion to improve the bottom line

    arrow bullet  July 9, 2014 Top Story: How to do more about workplace diversity and inclusion

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    June 11, 2014 Top Story: How leaders can learn to guide diverse teams

    Recommended News and Reads 

    ARTICLES

    arrow bulletHow to Increase the Number of Black CPAs By Frank K. Ross, CPA -Most of the accounting profession recognizes the importance of attracting more Blacks to the field and helping them pass the CPA exam. Few, unfortunately, have a good track record in getting results.

    arrow bulletYoung People Push Back Against Gender Categories By: Margot Alder- As society has become more accepting of gays, lesbians, and even transgender people, a new generation of young people is challenging those categories in favor of a more fluid understanding of gender.

    arrow bullet Affirmative Reaction by Bill Keller - Why a Supreme Court ruling against affirmative action might be a blessing in disguise.

    arrow bullet Census Benchmark for White Americans: More Deaths than Births by Sam Roberts - The data, recorded for the first time in at least a century, showed further evidence that white Americans will become a minority within three decades.

    arrow bulletSame-sex couples: Celebrate, then call a CPA by Jonnelle Marte - The Supreme Court's action, striking down the Defense of Marriage Act will have an impact on financial and tax planning strategies for same-sex couples, experts say. These may be especially complicated for couples living in states that do not recognize same-sex unions.


      
    BOOKS
      
    arrow bulletWhistling Vivaldi ThumbnailWhistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do By: Claude Steele - Claude M. Steele, who has been called “one of the few great social psychologists,” offers a vivid first-person account of the research that supports his groundbreaking conclusions on stereotypes and identity.


    arrow bulletblink book coverBlink:The Power of Thinking Without Thinking By : Malcolm Gladwell - In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within.

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