Cultural Diversity In Government Part II – Backwards To Australia

Last month I wrote a blog post “It’s About Time: A New Era of Diverse U.S. Leadership”, which celebrated the recently inaugurated Biden cabinet for being the most culturally diverse and gender inclusive in American history. Even as this overwhelmingly positive move was lauded as, yes, well past time, another …

Diversify Teachers For Better Representation – How To Manage Diversity In Schools

Diversity is humanity’s greatest brand, and our most under-utilised asset. By managing diversity, creating and maintaining a positive environment in which individual differences and similarities are valued, we can avoid unfortunate consequences such as the current situation in Shepparton, Australia. Equitable representation across subsections of society is paramount. An independent …

It’s About Time: A New Era of Diverse U.S. Leadership

As a child of immigrant parents from Greece, I became acutely aware of how discriminatory societal attitudes undermined inclusion and equality at a young age.  In the 50s, when my father arrived in Australia he had a moustache. Let me add, not quite like mine. At the movies people would …