Inclusion & Diversity

Three ways we can be better LGBTQ+ allies

By Katrina Troughton, Managing Director, IBM Australia & New Zealand A very happy Pride Month to everyone! This year’s celebration is particularly special for me since I recently received the CEO of the Year award at the 2021 Australian LGBTQ Inclusion Awards. Thank you to ACON’s Pride Inclusion Programs for the work they do every […]

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Why businesses need to take inclusion more seriously

Discrimination can happen to anyone: inclusion and diversity in the workplace is about so much more than race and gender. Like heartbreak or the middle seat on a 17 hour Perth to London red-eye, there’s not much chance you’ll really understand how discrimination feels until it comes to call on you directly. However, the possibility […]

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Progress Begins with Pride | Creating an LGBTIQ+ Inclusive Culture

Fifty years ago in the early morning of June 28th, a clash between activists and police outside the Stonewall Inn in New York started an international movement for LGBTIQ+ rights. Now, many countries mark that event with a ‘Pride’ celebration in June each year. In Australia on June 26th, 1978, a small group of protestors […]

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