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#2 on "Diversity And Inclusion: 10 Podcasts Indian Bosses Should Be Listening To" & #3 on "Feedspot's Top 15 Diversity and Inclusion Podcasts for 2020" - What happens when a blind man, a woman of color, and a wannabe Latino get together to discuss how diversity, equity and inclusion can impact businesses? Join Mike Hess, Nina Baliga and UB Ciminieri every month as they embark through conversation on a journey to help businesses and their most important asset - people - Choose Inclusion. We'll have open and authentic conversations amongst ourselves and with guests to explore everything related to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, to help those who have been tasked with building DEI within their organizations and to help leaders understand why it's so important to Choose Inclusion in order to build a truly successful business.

#2 on "Diversity And Inclusion: 10 Podcasts Indian Bosses Should Be Listening To" & #3 on "Feedspot's Top 15 Diversity and Inclusion Podcasts for 2020" - What happens when a blind man, a woman of color, and a wannabe Latino get together to discuss how diversity, equity and inclusion can impact businesses? Join Mike Hess, Nina Baliga and UB Ciminieri every month as they embark through conversation on a journey to help businesses and their most important asset - people - Choose Inclusion. We'll have open and authentic conversations amongst ourselves and with guests to explore everything related to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, to help those who have been tasked with building DEI within their organizations and to help leaders understand why it's so important to Choose Inclusion in order to build a truly successful business.

Location:

United States

Description:

#2 on "Diversity And Inclusion: 10 Podcasts Indian Bosses Should Be Listening To" & #3 on "Feedspot's Top 15 Diversity and Inclusion Podcasts for 2020" - What happens when a blind man, a woman of color, and a wannabe Latino get together to discuss how diversity, equity and inclusion can impact businesses? Join Mike Hess, Nina Baliga and UB Ciminieri every month as they embark through conversation on a journey to help businesses and their most important asset - people - Choose Inclusion. We'll have open and authentic conversations amongst ourselves and with guests to explore everything related to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, to help those who have been tasked with building DEI within their organizations and to help leaders understand why it's so important to Choose Inclusion in order to build a truly successful business.

Language:

English

Contact:

3037259417


Episodes

The PPP and Its Impact with Hannah Smolinski

2/26/2021
Hannah Smolinski (https://www.linkedin.com/in/hannah-smolinski-cpa-she-her-16994aa/) is Founder and CEO of Clara CFO Group and a Senior Advisor to Upside Financial. For this special and timely episode we are talking about the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), its original implementation a year ago, the changes since then (including the new changes in effect this past week), and its impact on inclusion of all business owners in this country.

Duration:00:31:48

Building a Startup Nation in Israel with PresenTense

2/25/2021
PresenTense (https://www.linkedin.com/company/presentense/), led by co-CEOs Ariella Rosen (https://www.linkedin.com/in/ariella-rosen/) and Khouloud Ayuti (https://www.linkedin.com/in/khouloud-ayuti-09a80858/), is a nonprofit based in Israel working to bring together all the vastly diverse groups in Israel, empowering these mostly marginalized groups through entrepreneurship in the "Startup Nation."

Duration:00:27:42

#BlackVoicesMatter - Zhalisa "Zee" Clarke

2/19/2021
Just Listen - Zhalisa "Zee" Clarke (https://www.linkedin.com/in/zhalisa/)

Duration:00:31:46

#BlackVoicesMatter - Mayor Travis Stovall

2/11/2021
Just Listen: Mayor Travis Stovall, Gresham, Oregon (https://www.linkedin.com/in/travis-stovall-21499/)

Duration:00:24:41

Facing Adversity to Thrive and Build Inclusion with Joze Piranian

2/3/2021
Joze Piranian (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jozepiranian/) is of Armenian descent, born and raised in Lebanon, living in Toronto, and a TEDx speaker and stand-up comedian who has a stutter. With humor and insight, he talks about his story of growing up mostly silent in a place where his stutter was taboo to taking the stage to control his story and inspire others to be more inclusive.

Duration:00:32:41

Accessibility For All Using Our "Eyes" with Nick Lum

1/29/2021
Nick Lum (https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicklum/) went from being an attorney to creating Beeline Reader (https://www.beelinereader.com/) to help anyone read a screen more easily using the color spectrum. He truly took the "accessibility for all" to heart and he tells us his story in this episode.

Duration:00:28:33

Taking the Ethical Path to Help People Be Better with Mike Lee

1/21/2021
Mike Lee went from software developer to speaking on ethics in tech to focusing his work on helping people be better versions of themselves. Listen in to this episode for inspiration on taking the high road to help humanity.

Duration:00:34:14

#BlackVoicesMatter - Dr. Dianne Alynda Carson

1/14/2021
Just Listen: Dr. Dianne Alynda Carson (https://www.linkedin.com/in/dianne-alynda-carson-ed-d-b47b7064/)

Duration:00:26:22

#BlackVoicesMatter - Brian "Woody" White

1/5/2021
Just listen: Brian "Woody" White (https://www.linkedin.com/in/brianwoodywhite/)

Duration:00:28:18

Why I Choose To Speak Out with Sonya Barlow

12/18/2020
Sonya Barlow (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sonyabarlow/), Founder of the Social Enterprise LMF Network, D&I Coach, and soon to be author, recognizes her privilege in being able to break out on her own and do this work, to share through authenticity and bravery her lived experiences as a woman of color in the corporate world. Her approach is foundational, to help organizations learn the basics of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and to make sure they understand that she does not know...

Duration:00:29:16

#BlackVoicesMatter - Vanessa Wakeman

12/14/2020
Just Listen: Vanessa Wakeman (https://www.linkedin.com/in/vanessawakeman/)

Duration:00:28:46

The Joys and Scars of DEI Work with Monica Diaz

12/7/2020
Monica Diaz is a DEI author of the book From INTENT to IMPACT: The 5 Dualities of Diversity and Inclusion. She is also a DEI leader at Royal Caribbean Group. In this episode, we talk about the joys and scars of doing this work in large corporations and as solopreneurs and practitioners. We explore some key concepts from her book to help people doing this work put some key strategies in place to keep doing this work successfully.

Duration:00:36:44

Inclusive Creativity with Rebekah Mersereau

11/27/2020
Rebekah Mersereau founded Rebekah Jane Art as an Inclusive Community Art Instructor to bring creativity and the chance to create art to anyone (mostly children), whether they're neurodiverse or on the Autism Spectrum. In our first crossover episode, Choose Inclusion talks about this concept of creating places of inclusion within small communities, or within teams inside organizations. And then we continue the conversation on Rebekah's podcast, Connections through Creativity...

Duration:00:27:16

#BlackVoicesMatter - Dan Miller

11/11/2020
Just Listen: Dan Miller (https://www.linkedin.com/in/danmiller9/)

Duration:00:27:59

#BlackVoicesMatter - Judge Carlos Moore

11/6/2020
Just Listen: Judge Carlos Moore (https://www.linkedin.com/in/carlosmoore/)

Duration:00:31:20

#BlackVoicesMatter - Sidney James

11/3/2020
Just Listen: Sidney James (https://www.linkedin.com/in/sidneyjames/)

Duration:00:27:39

The Serendipity of Meeting George Floyd with Priya and Vikas Narula

11/1/2020
Vikas Narula and his wife, Priya, are co-founders of KeyHubs in Minneapolis, which uncovers the tapestry of workplace relationships that largely dictate how work gets done. Vikas talks about relationships, open networking, and serendipity, all of which come to life in his story of meeting George Floyd in 2019. Please just listen to learn how relationships like theirs just might save our divided nation. Here is a link to Vikas' blog about meeting George Floyd:...

Duration:00:37:15

#BlackVoicesMatter - Denise Hamilton

10/30/2020
Just Listen: Denise Hamilton (https://www.linkedin.com/in/hamiltondenise/)

Duration:00:34:25

#BlackVoicesMatter - Denise Hamilton

10/29/2020
Just Listen: Denise Hamilton (https://www.linkedin.com/in/hamiltondenise/)

Duration:00:34:25

#BlackVoicesMatter - Rhoden Monrose

10/28/2020
Just Listen: Rhoden Monrose (https://www.linkedin.com/in/rhoden/)

Duration:00:30:25