Inclusion is a Critical Driver of Workplace Safety & Risk Reduction in the Medical Devices Sector

The new world of the digitised health ecosystem comes to balance efficient care, convenience, safety, privacy and affordability into one neat little package that sits in the innovative MedTech market. The incredible diversity that is alive in such and innovative sector directly feeds innovation and growth, but also comes with its own inherent dangers. This [...]

By |2018-10-19T09:32:31+00:00July 17th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Inclusion is a Critical Driver of Workplace Safety & Risk Reduction in the Medical Devices Sector

AI for Recruiting – Are We Replicating the Bias?

by:  Cathy Ricketts Atlassian’s brutally honest 2018 report the “State of Diversity and Inclusion in U.S. Tech” shows a need to re-engage around the topic of inclusion if we're to make real change. Is it time we humans stepped aside and embraced the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to drive inclusive recruiting? The theory is [...]

By |2018-06-25T12:10:58+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on AI for Recruiting – Are We Replicating the Bias?

Time for Action: Asset Managers and Inclusive Workplaces

by: Nancy Joyce We hear chief executives of asset managers speak out about the need to create inclusive workplaces that encourage diversity and empower everyone to perform at their best.  They feel like the business case for diversity has been made - but what about inclusion?    Their commitment is clear.  But one of [...]

By |2018-06-21T15:33:02+00:00April 24th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Time for Action: Asset Managers and Inclusive Workplaces

Three Keys to Embedding a Culture of Diversity & Inclusion

by: Charles Mack Do you want to ensure that the thread of inclusion runs through your firm? Let people bring their true self to work and you will start to see a real difference in performance and have more engaged staff.  I share some useful tips on how to fully maximise your inclusion efforts. [...]

By |2018-05-17T14:00:04+00:00April 19th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Three Keys to Embedding a Culture of Diversity & Inclusion

International Women’s Day 2018

by Angela Peacock A poetic reminder for me on the eve of International Women’s Day (IWD). This weekend I spent with friends in Silicon Valley in a house controlled by Google and experiencing driverless cars and contact lenses that predict diabetes .Tonight I just drove through Ockham – home of Ada Lovelace. The illegitimate [...]

By |2018-03-08T14:45:57+00:00March 8th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on International Women’s Day 2018

The Diversity & Inclusion Movement in India

Despite often being viewed as a western concept, the ideas of diversity and inclusion are not new or foreign to India - it is possibly one of the most diverse countries in the world, with 22 official languages, 28 states each with its own distinct traditions and character, and a population rich with diverse religious [...]

By |2018-02-08T13:45:41+00:00February 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The Diversity & Inclusion Movement in India

Inclusion is a Driver for Work Safety & Risk Reduction

Without an inclusive environment, there can be no guarantee of safety. A bold statement but one that has many layers of truth within it. Creating an inclusive environment - one where everyone with the capability to excel can do so – is something we accept as critical to future organisational success. We can hire better [...]

By |2017-11-27T13:19:49+00:00November 27th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Inclusion is a Driver for Work Safety & Risk Reduction

Is ‘inclusion’ a Western Concept

As many Asian companies seek to globalise and multinational companies seek to localise, the link between inclusion and enhanced business performance is becoming more critical. The need for inclusive workplaces that nurture the best talent – where everyone with the capability to do so can contribute their full potential – is becoming ever more evident. [...]

By |2017-11-27T11:46:26+00:00November 27th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Is ‘inclusion’ a Western Concept

5 Reasons Diversity and Inclusion Fails

At the People Development Team we believe the best approach to tackling an organisation’s growing concern surrounding their lack of internal diversity and inclusion is to start from the very core of the issue: the culture. Building inclusive cultures is essential in turning a diverse team into an inclusive one, and only once an organisation [...]

By |2017-11-24T19:22:19+00:00January 31st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Reasons Diversity and Inclusion Fails