BBC Introduces NFL’s Rooney Rule As It Aims To Increase BAME Representation

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Deadline—The BBC is taking its cues from the NFL after introducing its own version of the Rooney rule in order to boost diversity across the organization. The move comes after British public broadcaster has published a "landmark" report on career progression and culture for staff from a black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) background. It is introducing a policy that ensures shortlists for all jobs above a certain level include at least one person from a BAME background. This…

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