BLOG - September, 2019

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2019 Employer Initiative of the Year, Eastern Canada: Sobeys – Sensory Friendly Shopping Program

Posted on: September 25, 2019

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MacKenzie Pudwell

Sobeys Inc. has demonstrated a commitment to inclusion through the creation and implementation of their Sensory Friendly Shopping Program in Atlantic Canada. I sat down with Heather…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – September 23, 2019

Posted on: September 23, 2019

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After the recent release of photos of the Prime Minister in blackface, Michael wants to share with you an important fact he was reminded of at a recent training session he gave on inclusive leadership…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – September 16, 2019

Posted on: September 16, 2019

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In this week's episode, I discuss the insulting and laughable concept of a 'race card'.

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2019 Community Contributor of the Year, Western Canada: Elise Ahenkorah

Posted on: September 13, 2019

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MacKenzie Pudwell

Elise Ahenkorah is the Founder and Inclusion Strategist at inclusion FACTOR, a data-driven equity, diversity and inclusion strategic planning firm. She is also the Founder and Execu…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – September 9, 2019

Posted on: September 9, 2019

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Michael discusses a recent incident of racism in a BC parking lot in this week's musings.

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2019 Western D&I Practitioner of the Year: Dr. Valerie Pruegger

Posted on: September 5, 2019

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MacKenzie Pudwell

“I think the big assumption is, doesn’t it just happen?”

Dr. Pruegger hit the nail on the head - there is an assumption today that D&I work takes care of itself, it just happen…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – September 3, 2019

Posted on: September 3, 2019

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Michael discovered a new way of looking at his own anxiety and depression after seeing the fantastic film Where'd You Go, Bernadette.

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