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David Stern’s NBA Diversity Legacy

Money Vortex If history is any judge (and it usually is), it would be hard to categorize David Stern's run with the NBA as much of anything other than a major success story, by most measures. Even on the heels of the Donald Sterling controversies, no one can contest the success of the NBA in....
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The Mental DIVersity Trap and Cognitive Monsters

pencilssmallerThe entire D&I profession is running up against the divisiveness inherent in the DIVersity paradigm. The sad fact is that "valuing diversity" has been so deeply ingrained in the American mindscape that neither the consultants nor their clients seem to be able to escape from the cage of the differences-based mentality the “Diversity” profession has....
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iWatch is a Verb

smile test   Are we missing the point in all the hype over the iWatch®? The word "watch" in this Apple product name is actually a verb. It has only incidental connection to telling time, in much the same way that GoogleGlass® has little to do with improving vision. Yes, I own four watches, fine timepieces, and I....
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The Cannibal King

  The Cannibal King was feeling poorly, fatigued, headaches, digestive problems and more. So he made an appointment to see the Witch Doctor. "I'll run a few tests," said the Witch Doctor.  The results should be back next week." During the follow up visit, the Witch Doctor reported the results, "Well, Chief, you're going to have to change a few things.  You've got high blood pressure and a....
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Ancient Proverbs Newly Coined

Ancient Proverbs [1]   Anthology of Ancient Proverbs Newly Coined by Rob Jones Copyright © 2016 © 2017 - All Rights Reserved   "That which does not kill you will almost always circle back for a second attempt."   "No matter how long you've been driving, if you can still see where you left in the rear view mirror, you....
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SEEKING PUBLISHED RESEARCH on the Pecuniary Efficacy of Diversity & Inclusion

Money Vortex InclusiveWorks® is seeking to attract a reference list of published reports and studies showing clear superiority in business performance, including profitability, process gains, quality of decision-making and overall market performance of business, government or nonprofit organizations directly attributable to planned, implemented, monitored and reported Diversity & Inclusion programs. The documented results can....
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Political Correctness and Unspoken Bias

Predator-Stare-4618 On balance, which does a societal norm of political correctness do more, help or harm? When forced to go underground, people can get pretty good at hiding who they are.  Often, the only way to catch them in time is by way of their own mouths. Diversiphobes can do tremendous damage along the way before they get caught, as....
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