Why Diversity in Recruitment Advertising Doesn’t Work

What would you say if I told you that using diversity in your recruitment advertising doesn’t help you to get the diversity that you want in your workplace? Get your pen and paper ready because I’m going to explain why trying to recruit a diverse workforce using images to represent your own diverse workforce can be a complete waste of …

American Islamaphobia [Book Review ]

The term “Islamaphobia” is thrown around a lot in the media in a way that is narrow and vague. Get your pen and paper ready because in today’s show I’m reviewing a book that explains Islamaphobia in a way that will change the way you think about it forever. In todays show we discuss several things including: The 3 Types of …

Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race [Book Review]

“Britain is still profoundly uncomfortable with race and difference” Yet one the most important contemporary books about race is called Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race Keep listening because I’m reviewing this must read book in which the author is most certainly talking to white people about race In todays show I discuss several things including: …

3 Considerations To Help You Fix Your Flawed Approach to Diversity [Research Breakdown]

The lack of progress in creating an inclusive workplace suggests that your organisation has a flawed approach to promoting Diversity! Get your pen and paper ready because I’m to discuss three things that you should consider to fix your flawed approach to Diversity. In todays show we discuss several things including: What Diversity and Inclusion Policies Do Employees Actually Want …

Why Using the Term “Minority Groups” Is A Problem For Diversity

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 …

How To Challenge Perceptions and Maximise the Potential of Black Women in the UK Workplace [Book Review]

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 Huge Mistakes You’re Making During Black History Month And Other “Big Ticket” Calendar 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 …

How Transparency Between Employee Resource Groups Can Generate Trust [Research Breakdown]

This is the second of a two part series exploring competition amongst employee resource groups. If you look at enough organisations, you may find that some resource groups perform better than others, some have better reputations than others and some have access to more resources than others. This can lead to a belief that these groups should be competing against …

How To Avoid The False Belief That Employee Resource Groups Are Competing Against Eachother [Research Breakdown]

This is the first of a two part series about competition amongst employee resource groups. If you look at enough organisations, you may find that some resource groups perform better than others, some have better reputations than others and some have access to more resources than others. This can lead to a belief that these groups should be competing against …

Why Welcoming Your Identity But Not Your Ability Can Be a Covert Form of Discrimination [Research Breakdown]

This is the third and final part of a three part series exploring subtle forms of discrimination in the workplace. As mentioned in the previous episodes, there’s a lot of evidence to show that discrimination of all kinds exists in organisations. But it’s often hard to identity or intervene because overt forms of discrimination are less frequently in society thanks …