Research Report

On The Verge: How to Stop The Tidal Wave of Multicultural Women Leaving Corporate America

July 2020

Our newest study found that 50% of multicultural women will leave their companies in the next 2 years. Find out where they’re going and why, and what corporations can do to keep them.


Multicultural women are currently 39 percent of the US female population and are projected to be 66 percent by 2060. They start their corporate careers like everyone else, eager to show their value and hungry to learn. They actually are more ambitious than other newbies, much more likely to aim for the top jobs. But they quickly and consistently see that stretch assignments and promotions aren’t coming their way, and there are no seats at the table for women who look like them. So they resign.

Related Content