Diversity in the workplace: blindingly obvious?

Hi all,

I came across this great article in the Australian Financial Review today:  http://www.afr.com/p/national/work_space/ways_to_woo_women_to_leadership_EOLnfeAFisL6nQvZOX8MhI#!

It’s an old chestnut in this form, but I will carry on beating my worn-out diversity drum!  The title of this article should really be “10 ways to woo anyone who isn’t a white, sports-loving, heterosexual, egotistical male with a wife, 2.2 perfect children, a white picket fence AND A SOUND MIND to leadership”…

The world is full of all sorts of people, many of whom are regularly overlooked but all of whom have something valuable to offer their fellow humans.  Next time we’re in the position to influence a hiring process, let’s all think more widely about who we need…

Rant over!  Thanks for reading!

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