Diversity and Inclusion – Two Very Different Concepts

Great Leadership By Dan

Whilst both are important, leadership is the cornerstone, without which all the diversity initiatives in the world will be in vain. Diversity and inclusion – despite that they are often discussed together – are actually two very different concepts.

How to Lead Different and Diverse People

Let's Grow Leaders

Achieve More When you Lead Different and Diverse People You know that the ability to lead different and diverse people to come together and blend their talents is key to achieving breakthrough results.

Diversity of a Different Persuasion

N2Growth Blog

Diversity is a complex issue because it comes in all shapes and sizes. As an Executive Recruiter, I have been asked to identify candidates who are diverse in terms of race, ethnicity, gender and even geography. Or, to put it more formally, diversity of demographic cohort.

Top 10 Reasons Diversity Is Good For The Boardroom

N2Growth Blog

I do quite a bit of work on matters of board composition, selection and succession, and what I can tell you is this; board diversity is simply smart business. In today’s column I’ll share with you the top 10 reasons why diversity is good for the boardroom.

11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Culture into a Culture of Innovation

08 9 // 19Spigit: 11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Existing Culture Into a Culture of Innovation Encourage diverse collaboration Silos, the kryptonite of innovation cultures, tend to creep in when your. One of the ways is to proactively encourage diverse collaboration. 11 Proven Ways to.

Leading Diversity

Lead Change Blog

This week I was reminded of the diversity in leadership while attending the International Computer Electronics Show (CES). With well over a hundred thousand people attending, I often found myself watching, listening and interacting with a very diverse group from … Continue reading → Lead Change Group - Leaders Growing Leaders. Leadership Development Collaborate communication Difference diversity Teamwork trust

Getting the Most from a Diverse, Mixed-Age Team

Women on Business

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Making Diversity Central to Success: Q&A With Chevron’s Chief Diversity Officer

HR Digest

Diversity is an overused word, but at Chevron it’s a perfect description of its corporate culture. The company’s 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report highlights how diversity and inclusion (D&I) feature so centrally in the company’s success story.

Your Employees, Leadership, Strengths and Diversity

CoachStation

Well, there are books and books covering this topic, but my experiences highlight two points stand out: The need for focus on strengths Diversity and differences that naturally exist between people. Continue reading Your Employees, Leadership, Strengths and Diversity at CoachStation.

Diversity and Inclusion – Return on Investment, part 3: Employee Productivity Enhancement

Strategy Driven

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Diversity and Inclusion – Return on Investment, part 1: Employee Turnover Reduction

Strategy Driven

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Top 50 Companies for Diversity in 2014

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5 Uncomfortable Observations About Workforce Diversity

Lead Change Blog

When we reflexively act from a prejudiced place, are we really prizing diversity? Leadership Development Coaching diversity Leadership management managing people better Paul Potts people management prejudice recruiting Susan Boyle teamPosted in Leadership Development We base our first impressions on external appearance. Grooming. Teeth. Attire. Accessories. Accent. We notice scuffs on shoes, extra pounds, and age.

WEadership Practice #2: Build Diverse Networks

Lead Change Blog

WEadership Practice #2: Build Diverse Networks. Leadership Development collaboration diversity Leadership network weaving networking social networks WEadershipPosted in Leadership Development This post is the second in a series that began here summarizing the findings of a one-year study of workforce leadership.

Leadership and Diversity Tulsa June 28

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development Workplace Issues TCC Department of Continuing Education and Lead Change Tulsa are hosting another breakfast leadership discussion, Effectively Leading a Diverse Organization this Thursday, June 28, at the TCC Center For Creativity, 910 S. Leadership Development Workplace Issues breakfast diversity Local groups Tulsa

Top 50 Companies for Diversity in 2015

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Exemplary Diversity and Inclusion Practices from a Culture-Driven Company

Strategy Driven

The conversation about diversity and inclusion (D&I) has gathered a lot of momentum in the last few years, in the corporate world as well as in society more generally. In many culture-driven companies, thinking and talking about diversity and inclusion is non-negotiable.

Corporate Diversity Yields Postive Bottom-Line Results – Infographic

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The Importance of a Clear Diversity Statement in Tech Companies

Women on Business

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Do you value diversity?

Deep Imprints

You can watch it here: [link] Here is a valuable quote in a section on the need for diversity: “The church is God’s masterpiece. Today, I had the opportunity to watch the Town Hall on women in ministry that our denomination put forth last week.

Diversity And Bias: How to Hear ‘Different’ People Differently

Strategy Driven

We all recognize diversity is important yet difficult to attain. We recognize that with diversity we're capable of creating all that's possible; without diversity we limit who gets heard, who gets to lead, what knowledge we deem important, what we teach our children.

5 Strategies, Tactics and Traits to Support Diversity in the Modern Workplace

Strategy Driven

Whether it’s embracing differing cultural backgrounds or bringing in workers from abroad, modern businesses are becoming more diverse than ever in terms of talent. In fact, there’s a strong argument to be made that embracing more diverse backgrounds is a net positive for modern businesses.

The Big Picture of Business – Diversity is Important for Business

Strategy Driven

Diversity is most important for business, the economy and quality of life. I have conducted many diversity audits of companies. I have seen corporate America embrace diversity in many practices, including the workforce and suppliers. Quotes About Diversity.

Driving Diversity: 3 Ways for Leaders to Effectively Navigate Their Workplace

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development Diversity. Defined at its simplest, diversity it is the sum of differences as well as similarities among and within all people added with the glorious power that comes from that truth. Leadership Development development diversity Leadership self leadership teamMuch discussion has surrounded this small but powerful word over the past twenty years in our workplaces. So what is it?

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A Lack of Gender Diversity in Leadership Is Hurting Companies

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Apple’s Latest Diversity Report A Big “So What”

N2Growth Blog

Last week, Apple released its latest Diversity Report. Apple claims that from July 2016 to July 2017, half of its new hires in the U.S. I don’t think hiring by the numbers is the best way to establish a diverse and inclusive corporate culture. I think that you have to work at changing people’s minds to do that. How Apple Can Win the Diversity Game.

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Great Leaders Know Diverse Teams are Stronger Teams

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Why Have We Stopped Talking About Diversity At Work?

Let's Grow Leaders

The main topic was diversity. We clearly needed that diversity program. Perhaps you remember the “diversity” era. If I were running LGL in the 1990s, I’m quite sure “diversity” would be all over my website. Is diversity handled?

How Prioritizing Diversity Can Make You a Better Leader

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Action Steps to Advance Boardroom Diversity Defined

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) released a new report today that details the strategies directors and boards can implement to advance boardroom diversity. The Diverse Board: Moving from Interest to Action report was developed by the NACD Blue Ribbon Commission, comprised of representatives from the corporate directory community, CEOs, and other governance experts.

Celebrating Diversity

Marshall Goldsmith

Consumers can have access to an incredible diversity of goods that may have been produced anywhere in the world. While, in theory, global trade will create greater product diversity, in practice it sometimes creates greater homogeneity. But by communicating with people of diverse backgrounds, we quickly learn that negative ethnic stereotypes are invalid. Open communication can lead to a world where diversity is celebrated and the ethnic hatred and violence is reduced.

Senator Urges SEC to Increase Diversity on Corporate Boards

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Research Finds Lack of Gender Diversity in Boardrooms Causes Dysfunction

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Human Resources Is Less Gender Diverse Than You Think

Women on Business

An even bigger myth is that HR is a leader in gender diversity in the C-suite.”. The reality of gender diversity in human resources is quite different than the perception. Get the details: Less Gender Diversity in HR Than You Think via hreonline.com.

An Interview with Tesla’s Felicia Mayo on Creating a Culture of Diversity and Inclusion

HR Digest

Creating an Environment that Encourages Cognitive Diversity In a remarkable interview with The HR Digest, Felicia Mayo talks about the value of cognitive diversity in the global business sector and what makes a great leader. As a prominent influencer of diversity, the Vice President of HR and Diversity & Inclusion at Tesla has made a magnificent contribution to paving the way to a diverse boardroom. Diversity drives innovation.

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The Diversity Index Review

CEO Blog

I read an interesting book by Susan Reed called The Diversity Index - The alarming Truth About Diverstity in Corporate America. I know where I grew up in small town Ontario, Canada, there was very little racial diversity, so it would not be reasonable to have a lot of racial diversity in most of the businesses. (of of course not true of gender diversity, since half of the people were women) I like to think of myself as gender/race blind.

StrategyDriven Podcast Video Edition – What is Diversity and Inclusion?

Strategy Driven

Episode 1 – What is Diversity and Inclusion? examines the definition of diversity and inclusion by… providing a conceptual definition of diversity and inclusion. illustrating what diversity and inclusion looks like in action.

SPRINT Authors Have Diverse Backgrounds

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Here is a brief biography of each of the… Read More SPRINT Authors Have Diverse Backgrounds. On Friday, June 3, I present the best-selling book, Sprint: Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days (New York: Simon and Schuster, 2016) at the First Friday Book Synopsis at the Park City Club in Dallas. To obtain information and register, click HERE.

Diversity And Bias: How to Hear ‘Different’ People Differently

Strategy Driven

We all recognize diversity is important yet difficult to attain. We recognize that with diversity we’re capable of creating all that’s possible; without diversity we limit who gets heard, who gets to lead, what knowledge we deem important, what we teach our children. People much smarter than I have evaluated the high cost of the lack of diversity. You just finished reading Diversity And Bias: How to Hear ‘Different’ People Differently !

The Diversity Dividend: How Balancing Your Leadership Team Can Pay Off

Strategy Driven

The call for greater diversity at senior leadership levels is not new, although it has itself become more inclusive, extending beyond gender, race and ethnicity, to encompass age, education, socioeconomic background and sexual orientation, as well as experience, skills and talent. Sadly, none of the 366 public companies surveyed stood out as leaders on both gender and ethnic diversity axis together. “Is there a diversity dividend?”

14-Point Roadmap to Improve Boardroom Diversity and Get More Women on Boards

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Appreciate Diversity and Encourage Creativity to Develop Teamwork

Great Results Team Building

This article on why leaders should appreciate diversity and encourage creativity to develop teamwork is published as a guest post on the "Teamwork and Leadership Bloggings" website. Read the entire article (to appreciate diversity and develop teamwork in your orgnization!)