Our People: Diversity & Inclusion at DuPont

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Our People: Diversity & Inclusion at DuPont

Respect for People is intrinsic to the DuPont experience and a natural element of our company Code of Conduct. Since our inception, we have strived to manifest Respect for People every day with every interaction with every human being. Fundamental to our Respect for People core value is our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

We hunger for diverse perspectives around the table and believe that Diversity & Inclusion will help accelerate our business growth by creating a vibrant and inclusive environment that values and develops an engaged and diverse workforce.

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DuPont Celebrates Diversity & Inclusion, Commits to Further Action
With 46,000 employees operating in 90 countries worldwide, DuPont understands that to thrive we must not only cultivate a diverse and inclusive workplace that attracts the best talent but also ensure that our people intimately understand the needs of a global customer base.  Respect for People – one of our four Core Values – is the signpost that guides our efforts.  We believe it translates to...
Jul 17, 2017 8:30 AM ET
How Employee Diversity and Inclusion Become Competitive Advantages
When Todd Sears started his career as a Wall Street investment banker in the late ‘90s, he had to be discreet about his sexual orientation and sought another job where he could bring “his whole self to work.” In a more welcoming atmosphere, he opened a lucrative new market for his subsequent employer, catering to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender clients, a groundbreaking idea for the...
Jun 13, 2017 1:45 PM ET
DuPont People Spotlight: Everyone in this World is Created Equal
As I was growing up, I was taught the importance of community. One must acknowledge and include the experiences and work of others along the way.   As I was growing up, my paternal grandparents shared with me their immigrant story. They participated in a U.S. program that brought Mexican agricultural workers to the hot fields of the U.S. for half of the year. As a result of the program...
Mar 8, 2017 8:30 AM ET
DuPont People Spotlight: Celebrating Our Working Mothers
Growing up on a thousand-acre family farm in rural Michigan, Wendy Srnic loved “getting her hands dirty” gardening and raising livestock — in the case of her family — cattle.  Today, she is the research director of Integrated Product Characterization & Development at DuPont Pioneer and is the leader of a team of 350 employees spanning four countries that is responsible for a key step in...
Dec 8, 2016 8:15 AM ET
DuPont People Spotlight: Championing Communication Access for Those with Hearing Loss
An estimated 15-17 percent of the population has hearing loss. Many don’t wear hearing aids for fear of a stigma. Some gradually acquire hearing loss over time and don’t receive complete diagnoses until later in life. DuPont Pioneer Research Scientist Martha Meyer inherited her hearing loss. Meyer, who began...
Sep 14, 2016 10:00 AM ET