Diversity & Inclusion news: BIPOC
What can we learn about Diversity & Inclusion in the Netflix series “Bridgerton”? (World)
82 million households tune in to watch Bridgerton – one of Netflix’s biggest ever series. The Netflix hit departs from the homogeneous casting of most period drama, imagining a 19th-century Britain with Black royalty and aristocrats. The series, the first on Netflix produced by Shonda Rhimes, pushes back on traditional notions of class, race, gender and sexuality. What a great way to start a conversation in your workplace or school around BIPOC, Diversity & Inclusion!
Here’s how the Oprah Magazine takes on “Bridgerton Doesn’t Need to Elaborate on Its Inclusion of Black Characters”.
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And here are some of the best strategies for Leaders in a Diversity & Racism crisis.
Diversity & Inclusion news: LGBTQ2+
Celebrating queer love: 6 longtime LGBTQ couples share their stories (US)
This year we celebrate Valentine’s Day a year into a global pandemic. While many of us have been physically closer with our partners than ever before, this doesn’t always mean emotional closeness, and the pandemic has been particularly trying on relationships. What does it mean, and what does it take to thrive together, even when external forces wreak havoc on our internal lives?
Social Sustainability in Business
Guiding organizations to a more sustainable future (World)
Today’s climate crisis urges us to rethink and reinvent our economy. Business needs to change to meet higher expectations of sustainability. See Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Workplace Certification™ Deloitte‘s insights: Climate Change 101 for business leaders.
Experts Predict What The Housing Market Will Be Like In 2021 (US)
The housing market has been on fire this year with record-low mortgage rates and a sudden wave of relocations made possible by remote work. What do real estate experts expect in 2021?
California’s growth rate is at record low as more people leave. 135,600 more people left the state than moved here. It’s only the 12th time since 1900 the state has had a net migration loss, and the third largest ever recorded. Lots of people moved out of New York and California in 2020.
Are you one of those who have moved out of the big and costly cities? Here’s what you can learn about Sustainable Housing.
ESA Recruit for Diversity – Disabilities
European Space Agency: Astronaut recruitment drive for greater diversity (UK)
The European Space Agency says it wants to recruit someone with a disability as part of its call for new astronauts. ESA will be accepting applications in March to fill four-to-six vacancies in its astro corps but it wants this draft process to be as inclusive as possible. “To be very explicit, this individual would do a meaningful space mission. So, they would need to do the science; they would need to participate in all the normal operations of the International Space Station (ISS).”
Robert Half explains “How Inclusion and Diversity Can Make Your Business Better“.
What is Disability Inclusion? Check out The Best Actionable Guide and Statistics.