Humble people don’t believe that one person’s “win” necessarily mean another person’s “loss.
This post is an amplification of everything I appreciate about humility. Thanks for crafting such a succinctly important piece. I think many confuse humility with…
Using terminology incorrectly or out of context with the intent of ostracizing others is so common — whether it is based on gender, race, sexual orientation, or cultural background.
Glad you were able to make this a teaching moment, and shine light on how words we use (even jokingly with no ill-intent) can perpetuate negative stereotypes.
Good read, bro.
As a serial entrepreneur, I agree wholeheartedly that there is no better time than now to start a business. The level of creativity and talent in our community is abundantly apparent on social media.
I will argue though that these larger corporations (twitter and Facebook for example) are at fault when it comes to the lack…
Great read, I was just having a discussion with colleagues on removing bias from HR processes (we were discussing how Harrasment issues are often swept under the rug), I didn’t even think about the recruitment process.
I see a lot of companies hiring for “fit” some even use “cultural fit” which is the exact opposite of diversity. You raised a lot of great points, thanks for the read!
Thanks for sharing this perspective, your experience, and the impact over the years. As I begin to develop expertise, knowledge, and leadership in the D&I space this is valuable. I look forward to continuing to learn from you and your experiences!
“ Sexism is a systemic issue, just like any other ism, and it can’t be solved by firing the handful of HR reps that were directly involved.”
Thanks so much for sharing your perspective and continuing to shine light on this HUGE…
We often talk about workplace diversity and corporate culture in these large existing firms, we fail to talk about start ups and building the groundwork of a diverse team so you don’t end up with the issues these large coporations are facing.
Thanks for bringing this point up! Great read.