Trump Opposition to Diversity Training Could Hurt Construction

Commentary: Trump Opposition to Diversity Training Could Hurt Construction

Arrowhead Founder and President Sean Reid spoke with Kim Slowey at Construction Dive, a leading US construction trade publication, about the Trump administration’s recent ban on some diversity training for federal contractors.

Sean Reid, president at Ontario, Canada-based construction consultancy Arrowhead Coaching and Facilitation Solutions, told Construction Dive that he hopes the order will not have a chilling effect on the move toward promoting diversity in the North American construction industry.

“Culture change depends on concrete actions from leadership,” Reid said, “and diversity training and diversity policies are the kinds of concrete actions that companies can put into place to demonstrate that they’re serious about inclusion and that they’re serious about attracting the best and brightest talent.”

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