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Diversity and LeadershipAlthough leadership theories have evolved to reflect changing social contexts, many remain silent on issues of equity, diversity, and social justice. Diversity and Leadership, by Jean Lau Chin and Joseph E. Trimble, offers a new paradigm for examining leadership by bringing together two domains—research on leadership and research on diversity—to challenge existing notions of leadership and move toward a diverse and global view of society and its institutions. This compelling book delivers an…

Inclusive Leadership: The Definitive Guide to Developing and Executing an Impactful Diversity and Inclusion Strategy: - Locally and Globally The most successful organisations are those with the most diverse and engaged workforces. Studies show an 80% improvement in business performance among those with high diversity levels. When people feel included and able to reach their full potential, they are more engaged, more productive and often more creative.   Inclusive Leadership will help you drive culture change using organisational development principles. It takes you through the key components of leading change throughout …

The Diversity and Inclusion HandbookWhy should diversity and inclusion matter to you and your organization? The answer lies in that one thing we all strive for: SUCCESS. When team members of all backgrounds are included, valued, and respected for their uniqueness and what they have to contribute, they truly are more creative, more committed, more collaborative, and more motivated to participate to the fullness of their potential. They move from a collection of untapped individuals to a productive US focused on common goals and col…

Strategic Diversity Leadership: Activating Change and Transformation in Higher EducationIn today’s world – whether viewed through a lens of educational attainment, economic development, global competitiveness, leadership capacity, or social justice and equity – diversity is not just the right thing to do, it is the only thing to do! Following the era of civil rights in the 1960s and ‘70s, the 1990s and early 21st century have seen both retrenchment and backlash years, but also a growing recognition, particularly in business and the military, that we have to educate and dev…

Inclusion: Diversity, The New Workplace & The Will To ChangeEmbrace Diversity andThrive As An OrganizationIn the rapidly changing business landscape, harnessing thepower of diversity and inclusion is essential for the very viabilityand sustainability of every organization. Talent who feel fullywelcomed, valued, respected, and heard by their colleaguesand their organizations will fuel this growth. We will only succeedin this transformation if those in leadership pivot from commandand-control management styles to reinvent how we look atpeople, every organi…

Leadership for Increasingly Diverse Schools (Educational Leadership for Equity and Diversity)Leadership for Increasingly Diverse Schools provides both practicing and aspiring leaders with the theory, research, and practical guidance to lead socially just schools. Today’s schools are growing more pluralistic and diverse, and leadership is central to reversing long-standing trends of educational inequities, exclusion, and disparate school outcomes. This book helps readers sharpen their awareness of how multiple dimensions of diversity intersect as well as develop strategies for working …

What If?: Short Stories to Spark Diversity DialogueWhen Steve Long-Nguyen Robbins was growing up, his mother routinely told him, “Long, you walk on a path cleared by others, so it is your responsibility to clear the path for others.” Her insightful guidance and self-sacrificing example are the forces that drive Robbins’s corporate work around diversity and inclusion today. His goal is unwavering: to clear the path for others and recruit more “path makers” –to honor his mother and to make a better world for everyone. In What If?, Robbins provid…

Educational Leadership: Culture and Diversity‘Clive Dimmock and Allan Walker’s books is a valuable addition to the overcrowded literature on leadership. This is a useful and important book because citizenship, globalization and the tensions with nationality should be the concern of all who lead any school; even monofaith, monoethic and monolingual schools’ – Tim Brighouse, TES Friday ‘The authors offer a rigorous and systematic analysis based on careful definition, illustration and discussion which demonstrates the importance of understand…

United: Captured by God's Vision for DiversityWhat’s the view from where you worship—racially diverse or racially monochrome?On the Last Day every tongue and tribe will be represented in the glorious chorus praising God with one voice. Yet today our churches remain segregated. Can we reflect the beauty of the last day this day?United will inspire, challenge, and encourage readers to pursue the joys of diversity through stories of the author’s own journey and a theology of diversity lived out.It’s time to capture a glimpse of G…