Tag: Diversity

  • Pitch Black 2024: Mighty Bright Spots Amid Ongoing Setbacks

    February is Black History Month – History Matters Always! Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of attending Pitch Black 2024 in Portland. The annual event was founded by Stephen Green in response to statistics showing that year over year, decade over decade, BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) founders have been consistently underfunded.…

  • Diversity Results in a Mighty Improved Bottom Line

    Mighty diversity results in mighty money! Improving your company’s diversity and inclusion results in improvement in the bottom line — profitability. And more importantly, inclusion, not assimilation. Written before covid, now, perhaps more than before, we see things to be evident and on going. This common thread has been woven into local presentations, events and…

  • Mighty Way Forward to … New Opportunities for Good!

    Mighty Way Forward to … New Opportunities for Good!

    Two years ago many people were rallying to be better allies. Did it work? 2022! Two years later, as a company and and as a community member, I’m blessed to have had the privilege to continue a lifelong journey and after a year will soon certify with the Institute for Equity Centered Leadership – leadership…

  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion: A Mighty Imperative

    Opening doors, opportunities and hearts while breaking through to diversity, inclusion and anti-racism is good for business, good for communities, great for humanity! In your work, in your community, in your life, who is in the margins?  What are their lives like, what experiences do they have?  What resilience do people develop?  People’s abilities and…

  • How to Start Your Journey To Inclusion: Simple First Steps

    How to Start Your Journey To Inclusion: Simple First Steps

    By Jennifer Coyne and Cinthia Manuel (Note from Mighty Epiphyte – I attended the “Conscientious Leadership” workshop and heard Jennifer Coyne and Cinthia Manuel present. Inspired I wrote last month’s blog – Diversity Results in a Mighty Improved Bottom Line. It seems mighty fitting to share this written by Jennifer and Cinthia). Cinthia Manuel and…