Posts Tagged ‘diversity’

Starting Gender Conversations in the Workplace

We’re at a tipping point. Early in your career, you are taught never to discuss religion, sex or politics in the workplace – ever! Today, things are shifting and your political affiliation, gender, and women’s issues are being talked about on a daily basis. Conversations are taking place from Washington D.C. to Silicon Valley and…

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Three Things Best-In-Class Companies Are Doing To Advance Women

During the past month, I have been fortunate to attend a number of events focused on breakthrough initiatives companies are implementing to advance women. The first was the 2017 Colloquium on Global Diversity with 50 major multinational companies, the second was the 2017 Catalyst Awards Conference and Dinner where 3M and Rockwell Automation were honored…

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The BOSS Magazine: Has the Need for Workplace Gender Diversity Reached Its Tipping Point?

Laura Close, Managing Editor @BOSSNewsNetwork interviewed me about gender diversity in the workplace, the war for talent, changing demographics of the American workforce and the need to have meaningful conversations in the workplace to address these issues for the March issue of the magazine. We had a wide-ranging discussion to read the full interview click here.

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Women Can Achieve Their Career Goals by Educating Men

Jeffery Tobias Halter is a white man who says he can teach women how to teach men about gender equality in the workplace. I know, I’m also skeptical about a man standing up for women. Isn’t that just another way to reinforce the norm of male leadership? But I’m also a pragmatist. So if he’s advancing…

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The Gender Conversation QuickStarter Newsletter

Are you ready to start powerful conversations in the workplace about gender, diversity and equality? Many organizations struggle with how to effectively communicate the difference in experiences that men and women are having on the job and in the workplace.   “In working with a variety of professional women’s associations, women’s employee resource groups and…

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Why Do Male CEOs Commit to Advancing Women?

Advancing Women in the Workplace Next week is the Simmons Leadership Conference in Boston, MA. The 2016 program celebrates Women Leading Change and features a day of professional development and thought leaders including Carla Harris, Edie Weiner, and Ping Fu. I’m thrilled to be speaking at the event for the 3rd time. For the past…

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