Diversity Beyond the Checkbox

Hosted ByThe Diversity Movement Team

Sharing diverse perspectives from leaders in their industry, what diversity means, why businesses should be focused on diversity and inclusion initiatives, and why D&I is not only the right thing to do, going beyond the checkbox is absolutely imperative to the growth of your company.

On this podcast, we share diverse perspectives from leaders in their industry, and we get to hear what diversity means to them, why businesses should be focused on diversity and inclusion initiatives, and why D&I is not only the right thing to do, going beyond the checkbox is absolutely imperative to the growth of your company. Hosted by Jackie Ferguson, Certified Diversity Executive and Head of Content & Programming at The Diversity Movement. For more DEI content, head over to TheDiversityMovement.com. Podcast production by Earfluence.


All Episodes

Generational Diversity and Led Languages, with Raven Solomon

Raven Solomon is a national keynote speaker, author and multigenerational leadership expert. Today she talks about generational diversity, the Led Languages (like the Love Languages, but how you like...

Ask a Black Guy / Ask a White Guy, Part 2

Three months ago, we brought you “Ask a Black Guy / Ask a White Guy”, where we asked some uncomfortable questions on race relations in the United States. Obviously...

Solving Underrepresentation in Children’s Literature, with Mike Vaggalis of Keepsake Tales

Mike Vaggalis founded Keepsake Tales, a company that creates entirely personalized children’s books because he saw that the majority of the world’s children were discouragingly underrepresented in the stories...

Unchecking the Gender Box, Unconscious Bias, and Allyship with Julie Kratz

Julie Kratz is an acclaimed leadership trainer, TEDx speaker, podcast host, executive coach, author, and founder of Next Pivot Point. Julie is passionate about promoting gender equality within the...

Being an LGBTQ+ Ally, with Bernadette Smith

Bernadette Smith is CEO of Equality Institute whose mission is to help organizations win bigger by treating workers and clients with dignity and respect. Bernadette has been featured on...

Jackie Ferguson on Creating The Diversity Movement

Jackie Ferguson is the Director of Multicultural Programming at Walk West and instrumental to the development of The Diversity Movement. She comes on to talk about her path to...

Ask a Straight Guy / Ask Two Queer Women of Color

This is our second episode in our special “Ask a…” series – “Ask a Straight Guy and Ask Two Queer Women of Color”. In this series, we ask uncomfortable...

Danya Perry, Triangle DEI Alliance and the Raleigh Chamber

Danya Perry from the Raleigh Chamber and the Triangle Diversity Equity and Inclusion Alliance is such an inspiration and powerful force for Diversity and Inclusion in the Triangle community....

Ask a Black Guy / Ask a White Guy

Today we ask uncomfortable questions around all types of diversity and initiate courageous conversations that allow us to break down barriers and find aspects of connectivity as people. It’s...