As our Chapter celebrates diversity and inclusion this month, it is refreshing to look back at efforts in the St. Louis community to promote workplace equality over the past year. In case you missed it, here are some of the recent headlines:
Four St. Louis employers – Enterprise, Edward Jon...
I often begin my mentoring workshops by having participants reflect on the best mentors they have had in their careers. It is a great way to set the stage for discussing mentoring, as most of us have had at least one person we think of as a mentor who played an important role in our career.
It has recently become clear that one-time workplace anti-bias training sessions aren’t nearly enough to improve workplace diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I). Neither the airing out of equity issues in a single “town hall” nor the mere hiring of a lone diversity professiona...
Chartering unfamiliar territory for positive change
No one would have imagined that a nationwide crisis would drastically impact the way we live the way it has this past year, but it has done just that. For the Greater St. Louis Area Council, Boy Scouts of America (GSLAC), it has been an experience...
We would like to officially welcome our newest members! We hope to see you at our upcoming meetings!
Hadley BafaroHuman Resources ManagerIllinois Tool Works
Carla Pryor CurryHRBPCaritas Family Solutions
Jennifer Feinberg, SHRM-CPSenior RecruiterMercy
Diversity, equity, and inclusion are themes for this month’s newsletter. Diversity is the presence of differences between people. Equity is promoting justice, impartiality, and fairness. Inclusion is ensuring that we welcome all people to a group. While these may be difficu...