Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

LGBTQ+ inclusion in the workplace: Recommendations from utilities executive and transgender parent Mark Lowe

To close out Pride Month, we recently spoke with Mark Lowe, a tech and operations executive at Spire Energy. As the parent of a transgender son, Mark supports LGBTQIA individuals and causes in his personal and professional life.

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LGBTQ+ DEI in the workplace: Recommendations from DC-based marketing leader David Brown

As part of Pride Month, we recently spoke with David Brown, Director of Partner Marketing at ZeroFox, about his recommendations on effective ways organizations can truly embed DEI in their cultures, particularly as it relates to their LGBTQ+ employees.

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The Confidence Gap: How Imposter Syndrome disproportionately affects women

Plenty of people experience what’s known as the Imposter Syndrome. Read on to learn what you can do about feelings of inadequacy in the workplace associated with it.

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Women Business Owners Series: Lilly Harris, President and Owner of Man-Machine Systems Assessment

Lilly Harris, CEO and Owner of Man-Machine Systems Assessment, discusses MSA’s history, its commitment to social responsibility, and her best business advice.

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Women Business Owners Series: Denita R. Conway, President and CEO of PROVEN Management

We sat down with Denita to learn more about why she started her business, how she prioritizes employee well-being, and her advice to future women business owners.

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Women Business Owners Series: Katelyn Montgomery, Founder and President of Worldgate, LLC

Learn more about Katelyn Montgomery, Founder and President of Worldgate, LLC. including how she founded her business, her commitment to giving back and her advice to other women looking to start their own businesses.

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Women Business Owners Series: Lisa and Kimberly Serrano, Founders of Finishing Touch Painting

Lisa and Kimberly Serrano– founders and owners of Finishing Touch Painting– share why they started their business and their advice to women looking to start their own businesses.

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LGBTQ+ Inclusion in the Workplace:  An interview with Michael Dumlao

TorchLight interviews author and activist Michael Dumalo on the impact of COVID on the LGBTQ+ community and the state of diversity inclusion in the workplace.

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Women Business Owners Series: Laura Gross, President of Scott Circle Communications

Scott Circle Communications President Laura Gross shares her path to ownership and her best advice to other women looking to start their own businesses.

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Women Business Owners Series: Del Lim of Del the Grocery Gal 

Learn more about why Del founded her personal grocery shopping business and her advice to would-be entrepreneurs.

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