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Diversity & Inclusion: Why bother?

Diversity & Inclusion: Why bother?

The five most common “yes, but…” barriers to making organisations more inclusive: #1. Why bother? What difference will it make? We all want to get the best out of our people. Doing so means embracing the differences that individuals bring to the workforce. It means enabling each person to give of their best, and to be … Continued

Insight

Insight

In 2015, GDP partnered with industry leaders in the Talent Space to develop an innovative HR Transformation solution. This collaboration brings together our expertise with two other fundamental pieces of the jigsaw; ProFinda, a technology platform that enables businesses to map their organisational talent, skills and experiences in order to make better informed decisions, and … Continued

Asian Women of Achievement Awards (2015)

Asian Women of Achievement Awards (2015)

The Asian Women of Achievement Awards are a permanent fixture on our social calendar and this year, like every year, GDP were excited to attend the 16th annual awards with a handful of our loyal and valued clients. The star-studded event was held at the Hilton Hotel on Park Lane, London and was attended by a … Continued

Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmark

Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmark

  Global Diversity Practice are pleased to announce that our CEO, Farrah Qureshi, has been invited to an Expert Panel in the compilation of the fourth edition of the Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmark: Standards for Organisations around the World (GDIB). The GDIB is a tool for helping organisations determine strategy and measure progress whilst … Continued

ENEI Judging

ENEI Judging

Farrah Qureshi was pleased to have been chosen to be one of the judges at the ENEI Awards. The ENEI Awards nationally recognize and celebrate the achievements of organisations that have taken a lead in challenging discrimination and are working inclusively to tap into their talented workforce. Winners receive a trophy and framed certificate, the … Continued

Accenture Mentoring

Accenture Mentoring

We are pleased to announce that Accenture have invited Global Diversity Practice to participate in their SME Mentoring Programme. The aim of the programme is to develop the potential of ethnic minority SMEs to grow and succeed through pairing them with an expert mentor who can provide guidance and strategic direction. This mentoring has helped … Continued

A Celebration of Equality and Diversity

A Celebration of Equality and Diversity

On Friday 15th May 2015, Farrah Qureshi had the honour of attending ‘A Celebration of Equality and Diversity in Higher Education’, an event held by The University of Bradford at the House of Commons in honour of the Investiture of Professor Uduak Archibong. Professor Archibong’s contributions to higher education and equality throughout her career were … Continued

MENA 8th Edition HR Conference – Abu Dhabi

MENA 8th Edition HR Conference – Abu Dhabi

This year Global Diversity Practice were invited to attend the 8th Edition Middle East and North Africa HR Conference, hosted by Fleming Gulf Conferences in the incredible city of Abu Dhabi. With an opportunity to chair the second day of the conference, Farrah was delighted to have received the invitation and to bring to the forefront … Continued

Enterprise UK – U8 Women in Leadership

Enterprise UK – U8 Women in Leadership

Enterprise Rent-A-Car UK recently held their first ever regional Women in Leadership event in Leeds, and invited Farrah Qureshi, CEO of Global Diversity Practice, to speak at the event. The aim was to inspire and motivate high potential women to understand some of the potential challenges they may face on the route to leadership, but … Continued

Rosa Parks Symposium

Rosa Parks Symposium

On the 16th December Bradford University held their 10th annual Rosa Parks Symposium, held to reflect on her contributions to the race equality agenda, celebrate successes of the past and explore future opportunities and actions. At the symposium, Farrah participated in a panel discussion and offered her own presentation on the The Role of Public … Continued

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