Jennifer Brown, author of Inclusion: Diversity, The New Workplace & The Will To Change and I talk about just that…improving diversity in the workplace and the challenges to doing this kind of work.
Daniel Appelquist and I talk about how his team at @SamsungInternet have created are working 2 improve #inclusion and #diversity at #tech events & more. Episode Related Links: Supporting Diversity at Tech Events Creating Inclusive Tech Communities W3C Technical Architecture Group Samsung Internet Developer Hub
Quincy Larson of FreeCodeCamp is this week’s guest and we have a frank conversation about the importance of inclusive, diverse, and safe communities for ensuring an supportive experience for people learning to code. https://forum.freecodecamp.org
Jamie Harrell, MBA @jamieharrelmba and I talk about the importance of putting #inclusion before #diversity and the business case for both. She also does a great job of providing me with a basic #transgender education. •Aubrey Blanche @ Atlassian: *References MIT research that shows companies that CALL themselves a meritocracy are more likely to discriminate • […]
Jeff Atwood talks about community on Stack Overflow and Discourse as well as the importance of creating space for differing perspectives and personal stories. Links to podcast references: • Coolest…Experiment…Ever • The “Door” Study • The Monkey Business Illusion • Complaint Driven Development • Straight White Men: The Lowest Difficulty Setting There Is • The […]
Andrew Askins of @builtbykrit is this week’s guest. Join the conversation as he and I discuss how a young team of a growing startup can begin the process of focusing on developing a diverse and inclusive organizational culture and the economic reasons for doing so. Link to podcast references: How To Leverage Organizational Culture For […]
Gregor Martynus of @hoodiehq joins me to talk about the state of diversity, inclusion, and safe spaces in open source software communities. Links to podcast references: • Diversity In Open Source Is even Worse Than In Tech Overall • Lena Reinhard – “A Talk About Nothing” | .concat() 2015 • How much it cost us to make […]
Natalie Nagele from @wildbit talks about how her team uses culture to guide their decisions. Including experimenting with a 32 hour work week.
Diamonde & I talk about the opportunities venture capitalist are missing due to the lack of inclusion and diversity in tech.