Short post today, based on a few conversations we’re having around equity these days. The level of conversation and interest around DEI is really exciting. DEI partners we work with are finding themselves completely booked up, and those looking to make programming or businesses more equitable are calling us more. Still, there’s a conversation businesses need […] The post Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Alone Will Not Transform Your Business appeared first on Notations on Non-Profits.…
By Louis Lehot, a business law partner at Foley & Lardner LLP in Silicon Valley When the pandemic first hit the U.S. economy, many experts anticipated a decided pullback from comparatively risky investments like startups. Crunchbase reported in March of 2020 that “If past cycles are any guide, we can expect a sharp startup funding slowdown in coming months.” The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance concluded that “Investors and companies must be prepared…