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News article19 July 2023

Episode 2 of the Business Wave is now live!

Join us as we share practical tips and strategies that entrepreneurs can use to champion diversity, equity, and inclusion in their organisations!  

Business Wave ep 2

We all know it: embracing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is both the right thing to do and good for business. But where do you start?

If you’re an entrepreneur looking for a no-fluff guide to infuse DEI into your daily operations, this episode's for you.

Our guest is Eniola Harrison, DEI expert, Director at the IE University’s Africa Center, and co-founder of Africa Communications Week, a global movement connecting communications professionals committed to Africa’s transformation.

In this conversation, you’ll learn:

  • the meaning behind diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI)  
  • why DEI is crucial for the success of small businesses
  • how leaders can foster a strong DEI culture in the workplace
  • the main DEI challenges that entrepreneurs face and strategies to overcome them
  • how businesses can measure their DEI efforts
  • how to communicate effectively about DEI
  • the importance of humility in driving authentic DEI initiatives

Together, we’ll explore practical tips and strategies to become a more effective DEI practitioner, ally, and leader.

Find the full episode on YouTube.

Happy listening!