You can create positive change

You can create positive change

How can you, in your personal and professional capacity, contribute toward positive social change? We know there is so much need for change but the great thing is that we can each contribute toward it. #diversityequityinclusion #dismantleracism #coaching...
Prejudice & Stereotypes

Prejudice & Stereotypes

Have you ever caught yourself thinking a prejudiced or stereotyped thought…and then been able to stop yourself? We’re all affected by the millions of social messages our brain takes in every day but self-regulation is one of the many things we can do to...
Stereotypes

Stereotypes

Stereotyping has many negative outcomes. Did you know that young children, from about 5-6 yrs old, have the psychological development to experience stereotype threat? As with adults, stereotype threat impairs their performance in areas related to the stereotype and...
Prejudice

Prejudice

We all find ourselves feeling some type of prejudice against others, don’t we? And most, dare I say all, of us have experienced some level of prejudice against us. Let’s face it, prejudice can be very harmful on individual, group and societal levels. Since...
Racism

Racism

Today my posts are in honour of Ahmaud Arbery and all who have lost their lives because of racism. Today I want to talk about racism, preferably dismantling it. The future is up to us. I personally don’t want a future in which racism exists…I am willing to...
Inclusion

Inclusion

Who or what groups are “more included” than others, or not included at all, in your workplace or your children’s school? What can you do to create greater inclusion?
Equity

Equity

I saw, was part of, and helped create policies and programmes aimed at equity in terms of race and gender within the construction industry. I saw some incredible change – longterm change that benefits all of us and society as a whole. Sure, there is always room...
Diversity

Diversity

As we create a new economy and society – let’s make it more respectful and inclusive of all humankind. #diversityequityinclusion #dismantleracism #coaching
Personal & Professional Coaching

Personal & Professional Coaching

Hello friends and colleagues – one of my new areas of focus is Mentoring and Coaching. If you know someone who could benefit from either, have them get in touch. I have many years of experience leading a Non Profit and in mentorship related to career and...