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The Asian Monolith Myth

By Khudai Tanveer | May 26, 2021What do you expect to see during API Heritage Month? Who do you expect to see during API Heritage Month? For the last six years of my life, I have sat on every API Heritage Committee meeting that I have come across. It is not because I...

My Journey Breaking Through The Bamboo Ceiling

By Princess Clemente | May 21, 2021 When I was in college, my classmates in a Women in Leadership class often addressed the “glass ceiling” women face in attaining leadership and managerial roles. After Kamala Harris shattered glass by becoming the first female, first...

3 Creative Strategies To Advance Race Equity at Work

By Candice Justice Harper | February 26, 2021It’s February 26, 2021, and your plan of using Black History Month to make your company more racially equitable isn’t going the way you thought it would. You thought that coming off the heels of last summer’s Racial...

Cook Ross Celebrates Indigenous Peoples’ Day

By Adriana Rojas | October 6th, 2020"Every Native American is a survivor, an anomaly, a surprise on earth. We were all slated for extinction before the march of progress. But surprise, we are progress. What was apparent to Native people long ago—the interrelatedness...

Cultivating a Sense of Belonging in the Workplace

By Shane Lloyd and Adriana Rojas | June 15, 2020Belonging is an experience in which a person feels connected, supported, and respected when as a member of a collective, their authenticity is valued. The research on belonging tells us that when people feel emotionally...

Inclusive Leadership: A Map to Weather The Storm

By Eric Peterson | May 22, 2020 Since I joined Cook Ross six and a half years ago – and indeed, throughout my 20-year career – I’ve spoken to a lot of business leaders about Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility (IDEA). Most of them are eager to hear what I...