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June 28, 2019

A few moments ago, I found myself in conversation with a young woman. She was experiencing the dreaded "culture fit" narrative that many minorities are starting to see rear its ugly head: her autism diagnosis was being used as a gatekeeper to the fear that she wouldn't...

June 15, 2018

People dread filling out job applications.  It's not just the impending rejection that gets to people.  It's the writing, verifying/filling-out dates, looking for previous job descriptions, trying to remember every detail of every job you've had in, at leas...

June 5, 2018

You've had your diversity training session and given yourself a good six months to see improvements. You look at your recruiting numbers and realize nothing has changed. Every resumé or application is full of the same. And you wonder why, in a city so diverse, you&...

April 22, 2018

Thanks to the "big five" tech companies — Apple, Google (AKA Alphabet), Microsoft, Facebook and Amazon — diversity numbers are everywhere. Companies across industries are scrambling to publish their staff numbers in an effort to demonstrate that diversity has...

April 17, 2018

No longer are our hiring practices, business meetings, and diversity initiatives just side commentary. I began to see that diversity, inclusion, unpacking racism, and gender equality were looked at as actual goals and objectives of corporations to help improve their qu...

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