Ensuring The New Normal Includes Racial Equity

The country is – at last – seeing a potential end to the Pandemic Era and its associated lockdowns. President Joe Biden has said that vaccines will be available to anyone who wants one by May, paving the way for full re-openings, a return to socialization, and the welcome arrival of the next chapter, the “New Normal” in this country. Yet within this “New Normal,” what can corporations do to ensure racial equity has a meaningful role? a few strategies to consider over the next few months, as organizations begin to move out of crisis-survival mode and back into regular business operations.

First, it is important to realize that this next chapter truly is a new chapter for this count....