Can Inclusion Reshape Profit Centers in Corporate Management?

by Sep 12, 2023

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In the world of corporate management, the distinction between profit centers and cost centers is fundamental. The former generates revenue and drives value, while the latter focuses on minimizing expenses. But the distinction is evolving, and inclusion is at the forefront of this change.

For decades, ESG (environmental, social, and governance) and DEI (diversity, equality, and inclusion) initiatives were considered compliance necessities or public relations obligations. But forward-thinking business leaders are recognizing that diversity and inclusion are not merely compliance tasks. They’re strategic investments contributing to an organization’s growth and success, driving innovation, attracting top talent, fostering customer loyalty, and enhancing financial performance.

Transforming ESG and DEI into profit centers involves a fundamental shift in mindset and strategic approach. By aligning these initiatives with business goals, companies can create a cycle where increased profitability funds further investments in ESG and DEI, driving ongoing and sustainable growth.

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Andrew D. Houghton

Andrew D. Houghton

President, Disability Inclusion Solutions

Nationally Recognized Accessibility Expert. Creating Innovative Disability Inclusion Solutions. Certified DOBE.


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