An Inclusion Reboot: Element of Inclusion Podcast is 3 Years Old

On May 23rd the Element of Inclusion podcast was 3 years old Next week is episode 150! That makes us veterans in this space We couldn’t do this without your support But we’re only just getting started Get your pen and paper ready because it’s our birthday and this means instead of receiving gifts, we going to give a gift In …

Six Rules For An Inclusive Organisation Using Procedural Justice

An Inclusive organisation is a fair organisation But what does fair actually mean? One way to think about fairness is Procedural Justice I’m going to give you six rules to know that you’ve got it right Get your pen and paper ready because we’re going to be talking about the importance of procedural justice I’m going to give you Six …

Why Remote Working Makes it Difficult to Bring Your Whole Self to Work

We’re always trying to make a good impression at work right? Remote working hasn’t changed that in a lot of ways things worse Get your pen and paper ready because we’re going to be talking about how bringing your whole self to work has become a problem in the workplace because of the increase in remote working In todays show …

Mental: Everything You Never Knew You Needed to Know about Mental Health [Book Review]

With everything that’s going on people are using words like crazy, insane, it’s nuts. We’re being told that social isolation is going to create some mental health issues for people What does this actually mean? This week we’re reviewing a Book that can help us to understand Get your pen and paper ready because we’re reviewing a book that talks …

The Relationship Between Social Isolation,Loneliness & Belonging

With all this talk about social isolation; Sooner or later you’re going to come across the word loneliness These two words are used interchangeably but they’re not the same thing Do you know what the opposite of loneliness is? Apparently it’s belonging, That’s a word that gets thrown around a lot these days but we think it’s often misrepresented. Get …

Why Social Isolation Is Not A New Experience In the Workplace

Many of us around the world are united in our experience of social isolation and social exclusion But for many in your workplace, social isolation isn’t something that happened in the past few weeks. It’s part of their day to day experience Get your pen and paper ready because we’re having a shared experience but for some of us it’s not …

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 …