Equality of Opportunity

Providing equal opportunity for all has been a common goal for our nation for years, but it has become especially important in today's climate, where diversity, equity and inclusion have come into the spotlight. Learn about the necessary changes and accommodations needed to create equality of opportunity in the workplace during these times of social change and economic challenges.

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Diversity & Inclusion

3 Ways Businesses Can Amplify and Support Future Leaders

October 07, 2021

Today’s business leaders play an important role in developing and supporting future leaders, especially those from underrepresented groups.

Employees

How Second-Chance Hiring Can Create Greater Equality in the Job Market

August 18, 2021

Second-chance hiring initiatives can help individuals with conviction records overcome employment barriers and create greater equality in the job market.

Healthcare

How the U.S. Can Address Maternal Healthcare Disparities

July 28, 2021

To end maternal healthcare disparities in the United States, government leaders must address socioeconomic inequalities.

Healthcare

Rep. Lauren Underwood Outlines the Black Maternal Momnibus Act

July 28, 2021

Rep. Lauren Underwood outlines the maternal health care disparities amongst Black, American Indian, and Alaska Native women and shares insights about the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021.

U.S. Chamber Foundation

HUD Deputy Secretary Adrianne Todman on Equity, Climate Change, and Resilience

July 27, 2021

Deputy Secretary of HUD, Adrianne Todman, shared her insights on increasing equity, the impact of climate change, and building resilience.

U.S. Chamber Foundation

How Leaders Can Advance Equity Through Resilience

July 27, 2021

Today’s leaders can advance equity and provide more inclusive solutions by building resilience.

Leadership

U.S. Representative Marilyn Strickland on Job Creation and Plans for Washington

July 13, 2021

Representative Marilyn Strickland of Washington State's 10th Congressional District shares her views on job creation, business partnerships, and plans for Washington.

Diversity & Inclusion

3 Ways to Expand Opportunity for Minority Small Businesses

June 23, 2021

The Honorable Isabella Casillas Guzman detailed ways to expand opportunities for minority entrepreneurs through lessons learned, trust and sustainability.

Diversity & Inclusion

Closing Remarks: National Summit on Equality of Opportunity 2021

June 23, 2021

Latricia Boone, the Vice President of the Equality of Opportunity Initiative for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, closed out the National Summit on Equality of Opportunity.

Equality of Opportunity

National Summit on Equality of Opportunity 2021

June 23, 2021

The U.S. Chamber's second annual National Summit on Equality of Opportunity addressed fixing equity gaps and building economic opportunity for all Americans.

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome Remarks: 2nd Annual National Summit on Equality of Opportunity

June 23, 2021

The U.S. Chamber's Rick Wade and Suzanne Clark discuss how the business community can address inequality in education, employment, entrepreneurship, criminal justice, health, and wealth.

Diversity & Inclusion

How Discover Creates an Inclusive Workplace and Community

June 23, 2021

Here’s how Discover Financial Services is supporting a diverse workforce, equity in pay and inclusion from workplace to community.