The Triple Threat that Makes Minority Groups Block Diversity & Inclusion

Have you ever noticed how there’s an assumption that if we increase the number of underrepresented groups in the selection process that we’ll eventually create a situation where more underrepresented groups will be chosen for senior opportunities? Today, you’re going to learn about research that says the exact opposite, there are reasons when having a member of an underrepresented group …

Employee Resource Groups Can Save You Millions: A Business Case You Need To Understand

Did You know that Employee Resource Groups can actually SAVE you money? Today, you’re going to learn about a research backed business case for employee resource groups that you need to understand I’m speaking with David Clark about his research into a business case for employee resource groups. David is a previous guest and a friend of the show. He’s an HR …

Why So Many Inclusion Initiatives are Elitist

Did it ever occur to you how many diversity and Inclusion initiatives are elitist but everyone pretends that they’re not! Today, you’re going to find out why so many of these projects aren’t intended to benefit everyone In todays show I discuss several things including: Why so many Diversity and Inclusion initiatives are secretly elitist How the penalty for being …

Why Using the Term “Minority Groups” is a Problem

The term minority, ethnic minority, racial minority and even minority groups are used a lot around Diversity & Inclusion. You have no idea how completely inappropriate these terms are about to become. Today, you’re going to find out why the term minority groups is about to become dated In todays show I discuss several things including: Why the generic use of …

The 3 Types Of Employee Resource Group You Need to Understand

What type of employee resource group do you actually have? If you don’t know, you could be wasting a lot of time and resources doing the wrong thing. Today, you’re going to find out why this knowledge is crucial for your success on your inclusion journey In todays show I discuss several things including: 3 different types of employee resource …

Book Review: The Trusted Black Girl: Challenging Perceptions and Maximising the Potential of Black Women in the UK Workplace

Is anyone in your office a Trusted Black Girl? Today I’m reviewing a book that explains what this means and why you this matters to you In todays show I discuss several things including: My enthusiasm about this book How this book moves beyond intersectional rhetoric The hidden experiences the book reveals and much much more Here’s some of what …

The Reasons Why Some People Dislike My Efforts to Help You Become More Inclusive

It’s become clear to me for a while that there are people out there who really aren’t happy with the work I’m doing to help you create an inclusive workplace Today, I’m going to talk about who they are, their reasons and what I’m going to do about it In todays show we discuss several things including: Why some academics …

The Reasons Why You Should Conduct Social Experiments in Your Employee Resource Groups

Today I’m going to talk about conducting a social experiment. And guess what, the subject of the experiment is you… In todays show we discuss several things including: Why you should think of your employee resource group as a lab Why your processes should differ for reversible decisions and non reversible decisions Why you should run social experiments for things …

The Huge Mistakes You’re Making in Your Big Ticket Diversity Events

In the UK it’s Black History Month in October and it’s likely that your organisation is about to repeat the same huge mistake it makes every year! Today, I’m going to tell you how can avoid this not only for Black History month but for all Big Ticket Diversity Events In todays show we discuss several things including: Why so …

It’s Time We Had An Honest Conversation

I’ve been thinking that it’s time that you and I had an honest conversation about Diversity and Inclusion.  Today, I’m going to tell you how any why I think that this should happen In todays show we discuss several things including: Why I want to have a conversation with you so that I can help you personally How I’m going to …