Dealing with Taboo: Religion by Ben Mann, Project Manager

“Oh, we don’t talk about that here.” These are difficult words to hear when working with companies who have hopes and dreams of becoming truly inclusive workplaces. Yet, as a practitioner of diversity and inclusion, I hear this phrase, or its variation, frequently:...

Pop Culture, Mansplained by Eric Peterson, Senior Consultant

In the long list of stereotypes we typically attach to gender, there’s something in there about talking, specifically how much we speak. An ideal male, according to a Western definition of masculinity, could easily be described as “stoic,” and a key component of...

Over the Rainbow by Senior Consultant, Eric Peterson

    In my travels to visit clients across the country, I’ve had the chance to observe a lot of reception areas, and, knowing what I know about bias, it’s easy to allow these first impressions to form immediate assumptions about the folks you’ll be meeting...
Ubuntu by Partner and Chairperson, Leslie Traub

Ubuntu by Partner and Chairperson, Leslie Traub

[vc_row 0=””][vc_column][vc_column_text 0=””]As a white woman, I think a lot about my relationships with women of color.  It’s been a long and on-going journey for me, having done a significant amount of personal development work to decode my...