Unconscious Bias: Here Again (P.S. It Never Went Away)

Unconscious Bias: Here Again (P.S. It Never Went Away)

Of course, the decision to call the police on the two Black guys sitting and waiting at a Starbucks for a business meeting was an example of unconscious bias.  Seeing them sitting there, wanting to use the restroom, and not buying any food or drink made them seem...
The Case for Diversity: Getting Our Heads and Hearts in Line

The Case for Diversity: Getting Our Heads and Hearts in Line

Launching a diversity strategy within an organization often begins with either building or sharing the business case.  And yet, Ken Frazier, CEO of Merck & Co, has said that when someone shows him the business case of homogeneity, he’ll build the business case...
Leader to Leader: Talking About Power and Harassment

Leader to Leader: Talking About Power and Harassment

EVERY. SINGLE. DAY.    When I scan the news on my phone, there are two to three reports almost every day on the latest perpetrators of sexual harassment or assault, the name brand men who are getting their due whether they have been tried by the media or in the...