Laura’s guest, Karith Foster, does an amazing job at creating neutral spaces to learn about diversity at work through humor. She specializes in bringing people together by talking about the things we have in common with each other, and in this episode, we find out all about her journey and mission!
Laura and Karith discuss everything from the pivotal moments that guided her career to why the traditional DEI programs aren’t making any changes. They also talk about the negative effects of cancel culture and what creating a culture of belonging really means.
You’ll get a lot from this episode, including a laugh and a perspective shift on this topic. Enjoy!
Thank you for tuning in! If you haven’t listened to episode 128, where Laura shares 3 tactics that’ll help you reset to 85% while still being productive, then go back and check it out!
In this episode, we cover:
-Inversity vs. diversity.
-Shifting from traditional diversity to inclusive diversity.
-What the C.A.R.E. acronym stands for.
-What toxic DEI is.
-Using humor to not be on the offense or the defense.
Resources and links mentioned during this episode:
-Visit Karith’s website at www.inversitysolutions.com and don’t forget to check out her book, You Can Be Perfect or You Can Be Happy.
-Enrollment is now open for the next cohort of the You Belong in the C-Suite Group Coaching Program! Apply here!
-Get instant access to the Build a Boundary with Me Workshop and learn how to prioritize yourself.
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-Subscribe to the podcast’s YouTube channel here.
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More about Karith Foster:
Karith Foster is a Diversity Engagement Specialist and creator of the groundbreaking INVERSITY™ methodology and other signature programs. She is creating a seismic shift in diversity and culture in academic institutions, organizations, and corporations across America. These new conversations are revolutionizing the way we address issues of diversity and leadership.
As a speaker, humorist, TV & radio personality, author, entrepreneur, wife, and mother, Karith is a positive force of change with her sense of duty, and service—along with her riotous sense of humor.