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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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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 26, 2019

Posted on: August 26, 2019

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With Fan Expo 2019 closing this weekend in Toronto, Michael chats about how even the world of fantasy struggles with racism.

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2019 Eastern D&I Practitioner of the Year: Zoya Zayler

Posted on: August 22, 2019

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Zoya Zayler leads Accenture’s national D&I strategy as the Canada Inclusion and Diversity Lead. She holds a bachelor’s degree in human resources from York University, and earned…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 19, 2019

Posted on: August 19, 2019

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This week, Michael celebrates a moment of grace in professional sports.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 12, 2019

Posted on: August 12, 2019

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With hate speech and hate crimes becoming more and more prevalent of late, today Michael underlines the importance of the laws we have in place to protect Canadians from these type of behaviours.

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2019 Western Employer Initiative of the Year: Tolko Industries – Leadership Impact for Women

Posted on: August 7, 2019

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MacKenzie Pudwell

Tolko Industries is a family owned and operated company that opened its doors in the 1950s. This family orientation drove the values of respect and integrity through the organizatio…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 6, 2019

Posted on: August 6, 2019

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After some outrageous claims made by Maxime Bernier, this week Michael talks about the importance of immigrants to Canada today.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – July 29, 2019

Posted on: July 29, 2019

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This week, Michael discusses the importance of checking your sources and taking charge of the narrative.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – July 8, 2019

Posted on: July 8, 2019

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Michael delves once more into the challenges of Bill 21 this week, particularly Premier Legault's apparent apathy regarding the plight of Quebec Muslims.

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