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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The Most (Almost) Expensive Sexts In History...You Still Win, Bezos.

Torin and Julie chat through this week's most talked-about Diversity and Inclusion stories - McDonald's EX-CEO sends the (al)most expensive sext in history to multiple employees. JPMorgan, Goldman, MasterCard, and others make big commitments to hiring low income and diverse talent...Does that rub you the wrong way, like it did Torin? And Paychex releases a survey on the continued fear and stigma associated with mental illness in the workplace.

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

Show Links:

Coalition Hiring; https://www.deccanherald.com/international/world-news-politics/ceos-pledge-to-hire-100000-low-income-and-minority-new-yorkers-871960.html

Paychex: https://www.smartbrief.com/branded/41A8AF14-18C7-4D19-A761-648C4FD6BA41/E5795991-171B-47F4-86AE-D8881A677703

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Daryl Graves: Congrats on the new role at Dialpad, Daryl!

Senator Kamala Harris makes history!

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Production and Music by: Marcel "DjCellz" Boykin

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