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Libraries need the Rooney Rule for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The National Football League’s Rooney Rule requires that an ethnic minority candidate be interviewed for each head coaching and general manager vacancy. It does not grant any preferential treatment other than getting an ethnic-minority in the door who would not … Continue reading

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White Men Continue to Fail Up

Last night I was watching the Miami and LSU game where the head coaches of each team looked very familiar. I couldn’t immediately remember their names or where they coached previously. I haven’t followed sports as closely as I used … Continue reading

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May I be an individual at work?

Marshawn Lynch of the Seattle Seahawks was fined $100,000 for violating the NFL’s Media Policy which states, “After a reasonable waiting period, defined as 10-12 minutes maximum after the completion of the game, the home and visiting team locker room … Continue reading

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Diversity Partnership in the Workplace

 Ramadan officially begins this week. Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar where Muslims all over the globe observe a month of fasting from sunrise to sunset. I first learned of Ramadan when a colleague friend began fasting … Continue reading

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