The only solution to Unconscious Bias is Conscious Action. We need to stop hiding behind Unconscious Bias. We are not shackled by our biases, we are shackled by our inaction. The journey to Equality has to start with an honest look in the mirror. Join me in exploring our Diversity Quotient. … More What is your Diversity Quotient?
Deeply impacted by #georgefloyd #ahmaudarbery. How can we possibly treat each other like this? I am reflecting on how we can be a force for good, in these times. Spending a day volunteering in a prison, taught me about the Power of Respect and how core it is to strengthen the fabric of society. … More Respect Equality. Respect Life.
We tend to think of mental health as an all-or-nothing concept, either “we’re fine” or we need medical help. That is far from true. … More In the post-COVID future, will we focus more on mental health?
If you could do your job out of anywhere in the world, where would you choose to be? … More In the post-COVID future, will location free jobs enable us to work from our dream location?
As we work from home, we realize that We are more similar than we are different We have a unique window into our colleagues lives, their challenges and joys. Who we are, at home and at work, have never been more blended, than they are today. Seeing people as individuals, and not a demographic or a … More In the post-COVID future, will we be more inclusive?
Leaders came under the burning glare of a million spotlights, in an instant, as our world changed. … More In the post-COVID future, will we see a new kind of leader emerge?
Think of your pre-Covid typical work day. Think about how busy you were, connecting with your passion, and doing what you love…, whilst navigating through a maze of processes, activities, approvals, complex matrix organizations, metrics and meetings that aren’t the most value added. As the pandemic spread, We had to review what is on our … More In the post-COVID future, will we prioritize better and finally value outcome more than activity?
Over the last 2 weeks, we have seen research and articles on remote workers clocking in 3 extra hours on average, lunch breaks vanishing, increasing expectations and pressure from stakeholders to be available early mornings, late evenings and weekends, and universal Zoom exhaustion. We have to acknowledge the toll this is taking on us. Jeff … More 5 tips to survive meetings during Covid 19
Really? Is that a term? Sometimes I feel like a kid in a candy store with a crazy pick of self-serving terms coined by genius wordsmiths that give it a legitimacy and power beyond anything it should ever be allowed to command! Wow… anecdotal evidence …. Really? Meaning that I can record one instance of … More ANECDOTAL EVIDENCE… Huh??
On an especially mind-numbing day at work… I found my new muse. I came across a training company’s website that offered a variety of programs that were ‘going to change your life’, ‘help you realize your dreams’, ‘give you the edge that would leapfrog your career’… on the whole.. almost everything, short of rewriting your … More The power of RHETORIC