What is Supplier Diversity? 3 Benefits of Supplier Diversity Strategy

By |2022-10-04T15:27:48-07:00October 4th, 2022|Businesses, Employement, Organization|

  Global corporations around the world are adopting the business strategy of creating and maintaining supply chains that incorporate businesses owned by diverse individuals or groups. This is in a bid to ensure that the organization maintains a diverse supplier base in its procurement of goods and services. The supplier diversity strategy has found its [...]

Promoting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with a Multi-Generational Workforce

By |2022-09-01T10:01:48-07:00September 1st, 2022|Businesses, Employement, Organization|

  The beauty of the world lies in mixing, managing, acceptance and appreciation of generational differences -Ty Howard The modern-day workplace is beginning to spot employees from different generations; from the tenured employees who may be in the twilight of their career to the young employees who are only just starting off. While a multigenerational [...]

Reasons Why DEI Should be Promoted in a Remote Workplace

By |2022-07-06T15:21:43-07:00July 6th, 2022|Businesses, Employement, Organization|

  Following the public health crisis and the demands of the global economy, which has led to more organizations embracing virtual workplaces, there is also the challenge of how to integrate remote work with an organization’s diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts in a harmonious and effective manner. This article will define DEI, describe a [...]

Five Effective Ways of Promoting Inclusivity in the Workplace

By |2022-06-06T17:52:04-07:00June 6th, 2022|Businesses, Employement, Organization|

In a bid to address racial injustice, reduce discrimination and implicit bias within the workplace, in recent times, business organizations all over the world are embracing the idea of inclusivity as an organization culture to enable diversity to thrive. Inclusivity is that workplace culture that makes an organization welcoming to all potential job candidates, making [...]

Breaking the Chains of Tokenism in the Workplace

By |2022-03-29T13:56:25-07:00March 29th, 2022|Businesses, Employement, Organization, Recent Immigrants|

The recent clamor for the entrenchment of Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity in the workplace is not without some inadequacies and unsavory practices being associated with some organization’s DEI strategies and programs. One of such practice is the idea of tokenism.  In this article, we intend to define tokenism, highlight the negative effects of tokenism and [...]

Tackling the Issue of Unconscious Bias in the Workplace

By |2022-06-06T17:51:14-07:00March 11th, 2022|Businesses, Employement, Organization, Recent Immigrants|

Some times the human brain creates certain prejudice in our minds. These prejudices often result in an unconscious bias that we may not even be aware of.  It is usually uncomfortable to discuss issues of prejudice, bias, and diversity within the workplace. However, unconscious bias can have real consequences that hinder an employee’s positive experience [...]

Discrimination Legacy Still Present in Canada

By |2022-02-18T00:17:15-08:00June 21st, 2021|Businesses, Employement, Motivational, Organization, Recent Immigrants|

  On the surface, Canada presents the image of a nation of peace and calm, but unfortunately, it still carries the colonial undertone of racism, bigotry, and xenophobia. Recently a Muslim family of five was deliberately ambushed by a twenty-year-old driver in  London, Ontario that sent shock waves throughout this multicultural country of 38 million [...]

Know What Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Diversity Trainer

By |2022-02-18T00:17:15-08:00November 9th, 2020|Businesses, Employement, Motivational, Organization|

    When seeking a diversity and inclusion trainer to deliver sessions for your company, you need to make sure the individual measures up.  In most cases, the HR personnel or someone in the training department requests a firm that specializes in diversity to facilitate the delivery of workshops or seminars to their employees. But [...]

Why Diversity and Inclusion Training Sessions Become Ineffective?

By |2022-02-18T00:17:15-08:00October 22nd, 2020|Businesses, Employement, Motivational, Organization, Recent Immigrants|

  In recent months due to anti-racism protests in the US and Canada, some organizations have recently mandated to have Diversity and Inclusion training for their workforce.  The decision-makers have finally recognized that D/I training education is necessary for today's diverse, unique work environment not only for greater understanding but also for respect and acceptance. [...]

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