How Inclusive Leadership Addresses the Crisis with Traditional Leadership Models

There’s a crisis with the traditional leadership models and approaches used within organisations. Today, you’re going to learn why inclusive leadership is so important for the future of our organisations In todays show we discuss several things including: Why you need to understand the crisis with traditional leadership models How Inclusive leaders create psychological safety The importance of local context …

How Favouritism Threat Turns Diversity Advocates Like You into Diversity Opponents

Favouritism Threat Turns Diversity Advocates Like You into Diversity Opponents. Today, you’re going to learn how you can avoid this  In todays show I discuss several things including: The flawed assumption about underrepresented groups as perfect advocates Why the extent to which someone is distinct influences Favouritism Threat The relationship between perceived status and Favouritism Threat much much more The Flawed …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Diversity Promises and Why You’re Ignoring Them

Your organisation has made a Diversity Promise to you. But it may not be the one that you think. Sooner or later, that’s going to become a problem for you. Today you’ll find out why  In todays show we discuss several things including: The Diversity Promise You’re Company is making to you Psychological Contracts and the hidden agreement that you’re …

Why You Need Quality Products in Your Employee Resource Groups

Have you ever thought about the quality of the products that you were creating in your resource group? Most people don’t and this is why most groups are ineffective. Find out what you can do, to be different.  In todays show I discuss several things including: Why you need to establish quality control, really quickly! The reason your engagements may …

Developmental Networks: The Most Important Career Tool You’ve Never Heard Of

One of the most persistent, most misleading pieces of career advice that you will ever hear is “get a mentor.” This is an oversimplified piece of 20th Century way of thinking that simply doesn’t benefit everyone. In the 21st Century what we need to think about are developmental networks In todays show I discuss several things including: Why being told …