Destroying the Diversity & Inclusion Narrative

Julie and Torin are serious about destroying the lame, losing and punitive Diversity and Inclusion narrative while chasing a narrative of ambition and freedom to explore.

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Not Impressed: Progress Implodes - Companies Shrug

Julie and Torin get deep on the impact of the COVID-19 impact on women, especially single moms and women of color. The impact is unfathomable. The fix should be coming from the companies we work for every day. We can fix this. We just have to choose to do so. Keep pushing! We cannot be idle.

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Julie: https://www.linkedin.com/in/juliesowashdisabilitysolutions

Torin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/torinellis

Show Links:

Red Thread Research https://redthreadresearch.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/RedThreadResearch_Leveling-the-Field_infographic_FINAL.pdf

McKinsey Report: https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/future-of-work/covid-19-and-gender-equality-countering-the-regressive-effects#

Goldman Sachs: https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/04/economy/schools-reopening-economy-jobs/index.html?fbclid=IwAR3Wsn9WmM5b9x-OZDOhGWBFz9bE1ViMe8PbWxCblnswuLCkspeoxK0Tk14

Fortune: https://fortune.com/2020/08/03/covid-19-working-moms-gender-equality-backslide/?fbclid=IwAR0U2_DvO1XO7-zZsRMA-5MyBCjfagy6d8aY3R5hkCDugy76_Iaypm1QM08

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Julie's beautiful college bound daughters.

Cred:

Production and Music by: Marcel "DjCellz" Boykin

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