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Five Ways to Support Your Employees Now

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by Felicia Jadczak

Many of us are experiencing a tremendous amount of emotional labor as we continue to live in uncertain times. While it may sound nice to compartmentalize the world from our work, the reality is this isn’t a realistic scenario. As colleagues, as managers, as leaders, how can we best support each other as we ask the tough questions: “How do …

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Ask SGO: Allyship in Action

In Ask SGO, Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by Felicia Jadczak

So we’re talking a lot about allyship, especially how to be an ally in the workplace these days. But what I find is that we don’t always know what do you actually do as an ally? And for me, the whole definition around acting and serving as an ally is hinged on that word “act.” What do you do? What …

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9 Must-Follow DEI TikTokers

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by She+ Geeks Out

TikTok went from the “cool-kid” app for teens to a home screen mainstay for even the “cheugy” 30-somethings over the pandemic. But as we’ve learned, it’s so much more than just weird dance challenges, prank videos, and lip syncing. We may have gotten a little too into paint-mixing videos and cheered the viral success of ​​@420doggface208 (2020 was strange, y’all), …

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July DEI Virtual Meetup: Maintaining Momentum Around DEI Work

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Events by She+ Geeks Out

The summer of 2020 transformed many of our personal and professional lives. We saw how the outcry of racial injustice in the United States motivated companies to make anti-racist commitments and buckle down on their DEI initiatives. One year later, and some of us are noticing a decrease in the sense of urgency for change. While progress has been made …

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Fourth of July and Voting Rights

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by She+ Geeks Out

Ahh, 4th of July. The day we celebrate America. Freedom. Patriotism. And this year feels like a particularly special one as many of us are vaccinated and will be able to see and hug our friends and family for the first time in 18 months or more.  It’s important to remember what this day celebrates. This is the 245th anniversary …

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10 ways to support your employees beyond Pride month

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by She+ Geeks Out

As June 2021 comes to a close, corporate logos will lose their rainbow colors and revert back to their previous colors and branding. We will likely see a decrease in discussions around LGBTQ+ issues and community, and we will most definitely see a dramatic drop-off in last-minute requests for LGBTQ+-focused speakers for corporate events. However, if your organization is truly …

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Recommended Books to Start a DEI Book Club at Your Workplace 2021

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by She+ Geeks Out

Last year we shared a list of books employees can read together if they’re thinking of starting or continuing a DEI book club at work. This year we’ve updated our list with new books that may support you and your team in discussing issues related to identity, privilege, allyship, media, and policy change.  Here are 10 hand-picked DEI-related books to …

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Seven (More) Tech Tools to Mitigate Bias in Hiring

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion by She+ Geeks Out

If you have open roles at your organization, you’re likely using a variety of technology platforms and tools to assist your recruiting team. The hiring tech space continues to grow and expand year by year, and there are many different options out there for companies looking for help. We’re particularly interested in tools that bring a diversity, equity, and inclusion …