How to Talk About Race at Work

October 24, 2016Blog, Diversity

Race. Racism. Bias. Discrimination. Privilege. Black Lives Matter. Blue Lives Matter. All Lives Matter – words and phrases that provoke powerful emotion in almost every American. The current social and political climate – defined by division and punctuated with insults – is creating an undercurrent of fear, sadness, and anxiety for many of us, and … Read More

Diversity & The Digital Revolution: A Cautionary Tale

March 20, 2016Blog, Diversity

We’re going to talk about workforce diversity, but first, let’s go back. It’s 1994 – two decades after the birth of the personal computer, and roughly two decades before now. I was a sophomore working in the computer lab at Spelman College in Atlanta. In 1994, personal computer household penetration was 24%. A few women … Read More