How Social Exclusion Can Lead To Social Inclusion

Many of us around the world are united in our experience of social isolation Many of us around the world are united in our experience of social distancing But something unusual has happened Many of us around the world are finding that social exclusion is leading to social inclusion Get your pen and paper ready because we’re having a shared …

Now Is The Time To Reset Your Diversity & Inclusion Journey

Pandemic, crisis, new normal These are some of the words used to describe the world in March 2020 and the impact has not yet peaked But there’s another word that I don’t think is being used enough and that is reset. Get your pen and paper ready because we are in the middle of global shift. Some are describing this …

Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men [Book Review]

It’s no secret that we live in a man’s world. In many ways women are invisible, women are being ignored in ways that you may not expect and I’ve learned that not only does this harm women but it’s literally costing women their lives Get your pen and paper ready because I’m reviewing a book that rigorously examines the extent …

Is Equality a Dated Term?

There’s a lot of talk about Diversity. With all this focus on being different What does that mean for equality? Get your pen and paper ready because I want to talk about Equality and why it may be a dated term. This is one of those inconvenient topics that a lot of people dodge because they don’t know how to …

What If Workplace Diversity Is A Scam?

What is Diversity is just a scam, another fad to waste our time and our money What if we’ve got all wrong? Get your pen and paper ready because before we talk about if Diversity is a scam I think it’s time we talked about a phenomenon that I’ve observed on social media, especially Linkedin that I think is starting …

The Lonely Life of A Diversity and Inclusion Leader

There’s a lot of talk about lived experiences and sharing authentic stories but there’s one experience that no seems to be bothered about and that’s the lived experience of a Diversity and Inclusion Leader. Here’s some of what I share in the show: There are huge knowledge gaps around what they do “There’s three aspects to discuss here. The first …

White Fragility [Book Review]

Why is it so difficult to have meaningful conversations about race and racism? I’ve got an answer that you’ve never heard before Get your pen and paper ready because I’m reviewing a book that looks at race and racism in a way that you’ve probably never come across before. The book is White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White …

A Supply Side Solution to Diversity and Inclusion

You often hear a lot of talk about supply side problems to Diversity and Inclusion It’s not our fault, it’s our suppliers, it’s our pipeline! What if you could switch it around? What if instead of supply side problem, you created a supply side solution to Diversity and Inclusion? Get your pen and paper ready because I’m going to share …

Rebel Ideas: The Power of Diverse Thinking [Book Review]

Success isn’t about talent or knowledge. Success is about freeing ourselves from blind spots and harnessing cognitive diversity This is the approach laid out in the book Rebel Ideas, we’re going to talk about it in a way that is going to challenge everything you think you know about the book Get your pen and paper ready because I’m reviewing …

3 Reasons Why Brexit is Inclusion Problem

Brexit isn’t just a political problem, Brexit isn’t just an economic problem; Brexit is an Inclusion problem. Get your pen and paper ready because I’m going to give you three reasons why Why Brexit is Inclusion Problem I’ve managed to stay away from the B word for a while now, everyone and anyone has an opinion because it has clear …