November 23, 2016 in Gender Inclusion, News and Events

Great Athena Event; An Inspirational To Us All

I found Linda Strause and Sara Gilman to be quite an inspiration and I'm guessing you will too.    
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November 23, 2016 in Inclusive Leadership

Lunch with Deborah Reed, CEO of Sempra

I so enjoyed spending time with Deborah Reed and discussing her ideas about women on boards.
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November 7, 2016 in Inclusive Innovation, Inclusive Leadership

How Inclusive Leadership Can Accelerate Innovation

I enjoyed writing this article for Oracle Profit Magazine on the connection between inclusive leadership and innovation and hoping our readers will too.   Organizational leaders must ask themselves if…
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August 31, 2016 in Diverity & Inclusion

Syracuse University Students Hold Protest Over Drop in Diversity

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse University is taking steps to address a 4 percent decrease in the number of students of color who enrolled this year. The class of 2020, whose…
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August 26, 2016 in Diverity & Inclusion

Paying attention to growing demographics and diverse micro-markets will be critical in the years ahead

Black consumers are an underestimated force in the American economy, but not for long. A new Nielsen report on “the untold story” of black consumers, shows that as the black…
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August 24, 2016 in Generation inclusion

Emmy Awards Diversity Boom Reflects America

Now we're talking! Among the milestones this year are Kenya Barris becoming the first solo African-American series creator to be nominated for comedy series, as well as Aziz Ansari and…
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August 17, 2016 in News and Events

Speak Milk. Drink Wine. (Becoming a Global Citizen)

Very much enjoyed being interviewed by James Lott Jr. regarding my book. He's engaging and light-hearted.
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August 12, 2016 in Diverity & Inclusion

Interesting SanDiego Stats Regarding Women, Veterans and more …

The San Diego Business Journal yesterday reported as follows: The San Diego area workforce has the highest percentage of millennials and veterans but the lowest percentage of women compared to…
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August 12, 2016 in Inclusive Innovation

In High Tech — Enabling Diverse Ideation Will Be the Key to Innovation Acceleration Fast Company reported today: "Tech giants in Silicon Valley are known for pursuing big ideas, changing the world through technology and, unfortunately, a fairly extreme lack of diversity. But…
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August 8, 2016 in Inclusive Innovation

I = SD ÷ F.

Congratulations go out to Clive Sirkin, rejoining the Kellog family.  He is off to an auspicious start and quoted as follows: "A diverse workforce is a critical driver for further…
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August 6, 2016 in News and Events

Interview with Denise Hummel Regarding Her D&I Books

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August 6, 2016 in #metoo to #wetoo, Gender Inclusion, Uncategorized

Saatchi Chairman Has Resigned Following His Controversial Gender Diversity Remarks

Kevin Roberts was recently quoted as stating about women professionals, “Their ambition is not a vertical ambition, it’s this intrinsic, circular ambition to be happy. So they say: ‘We are…
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August 3, 2016 in #bettertogether, Inclusive Leadership

I hire people who I know will challenge me …

It's scary to hire people with a voice - particularly when they are pushing up against prevailing thought, but doing so can reduce risk and propel innovation.
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August 3, 2016 in Gender Inclusion

The “debate” on gender parity …

Interestingly, we sometimes here from millennials that the "debate" on gender parity is over. For many, they are at the entry level of their respective companies and have not yet…
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