WHAT BUSINESS LEADERS CAN DO TO PROMOTE DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN THE WORKPLACE

adidas’ Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Asif Sadiq, shares 5 thought-provoking topics to help make your team more inclusive. The events of this year have pushed diversity and inclusion (D&I) to the forefront of many conversations both inside and outside of work. Diversity and inclusion can no longer be seen as a ‘nice to …

The day I started seeing colour…

Tuesday 9th October 2018 at approximately 5.45pm.. my world started to become less B&W in some ways. More black and white in most other ways. Ok, let’s rewind.. It wasn’t until I was called a “Paki” at school at the age of about 9 that I started to question my heritage. My father and mother …

After multiple reviews, it is time for a Race Equality Strategy to fundamentally change the system

All young people should be able to learn about trailblazers like John Archer, who was elected mayor of Battersea in 1913 to become the first Black mayor in London; Paul Stephenson, the brave leader of the Bristol Bus boycott, and Mary Seacole who set up the ‘British Hotel’ in 1855 behind the enemy lines of …

Racism, Racist, Systemic… a literal reminder.

A reminder that we need to reflect and re-engage with issues around race, racism and systemic issues that surround us all.

For White Teachers in the Time of #BlackLivesMatter

For White Teachers in the Time of #BlackLivesMatter This is a post for white teachers – it doesn’t matter if you teach at predominantly white schools or schools with a majority of students of color. I don’t pretend to have big “A” Answers, but what I hope this post does is help you make sense of …