1. Why Urban Outfitters’ Boys’ Club Is a Problem

    Why Urban Outfitters’ Boys’ Club Is a Problem

    The popular retailer’s board is nearly all older, white, and male — and shareholders aren’t happy. share Quick: What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of shopping at Urban Outfitters?...

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    1. Diversity of thought, and background makes better decisions.
    2. It's not in sync with society and … Urban Outfitters.
    3. If you have all white males on a board, their natural tendency is to think of people who they know [when selecting someone new to nominate], and all of us tend to gravitate to people who are similar to us, so that is the crux of the problem.
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