The “Problem” with Immigrants

This is my new favourite book: Matthew Syed’s Rebel Ideas: The Power of Diverse Thinking. It highlights everything I have ever thought about Diversity and Inclusion and backs it up with empirical evidence. It came to my attention after listening to this excellent programme: Start the Week on BBC Radio Read more…

Being Board

I was asked on two consecutive days, to contribute to discussions, panels and training to help senior leaders develop Diverse and Inclusive Boards, for two completely different sectors. And then, I was asked for my opinion on a tweet about why Boards aren’t representative of Diversity. So, I thought I’d Read more…

UAE & Gender Equality awards

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2019/jan/28/uae-mocked-for-gender-equality-awards-won-entirely-by-men You may well have seen this article and laughed with incredulity at the irony. It says in the article: A tweet celebrating the awards was met with mockery, with comments such as: “Wow really nailed the diversity there. One of those dudes was wearing gray.” But I wonder… I Read more…