How Can My Organization Attract and Retain Diverse Staff?

A diverse group of five people in professional attire are pictured from below as they hold out their fingers in V shapes and touch them together to form a star.
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This is a question I’ve been asked often both as a consultant and as a professional colleague.

I know that some people want to hear concrete, easy-to-implement answers, like “Use this program designed by someone who’s never set foot in your organization,” “Advertise here,” or “Do these three harm-reduction protocols that assume to know what harm you’re causing and…