Inclusion Bites

ABOUT THIS PODCAST

Talking about Inclusion in the real world Inclusion Bites is a podcast series where Joanne Lockwood interviews some pretty amazing people and simply has a conversation around the subject of inclusion, belonging, and generally making the world a better place for everyone to thrive in. Please subscribe to be notified of new episodes and if you would like to be a guest on the show then please make contact. Plug in your headphones, grab a decaf, and listen in for a little bite of inspiration. #inclusionbites

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Niels helps managers to become better leaders by making them master the concept of sustainable leadership. He also works to bring Diversity and Inclusion to the centre of attention of organisations and the people who work there. Many organisations say…

Greg is a global D&I director who is frustrated by the level of performative action in industry and the reliance of the same old soundbites that don’t effectively move the needle on diversity and inclusion. Greg believes we reuse the…

Marcus works with businesses that want to scale fast and is not afraid to ask shitty and uncomfortable questions. He challenges thinking, especially when it is learnt behaviour to help organisations remove the constraints that hold them back Marcus believes…

Ever since Andi can remember they have always looked at the edges, at those people who haven't quite fitted in and now feels that they also occupy that space - "on the edge" Growing up Andi never quite felt as…

As a woman Briana was taught at a very young age how to avoid harassment and certain labels. As a woman of colour that is amplified by showing you how to scale back your ethnic personality to avoid being seen…

Lulu was a criminal defence lawyer for 11 years prior to coaching and empowering women to come to the forefront in society as an asset and not as a weakness. Lulu used to be a criminal defence lawyer, fighting for…

Mandy Hickson is a former Royal Air Force Tornado GR4 pilot, now keynote speaker and author of the best selling book an officer not a gentleman, D&I is incredibly important to her and she feels we still have some way…

Mindy encourages people to be more thoughtful in their conversations, interactions and the way they show up in the world. This includes putting more thought' into 'thought leadership'. Mindy believes there is broad recognition that we don’t have a level…

Peter speaks to organisations who let their most valuable resource slip through their fingers, and what they can do about it through knowledge recognition and risk assessment. We all accumulate a vast amount of knowledge during out lifetime but how…

Respect is Antoinette's No.1 value and she has an allergic reaction each time she witnesses someone being disrespected. She believes that everyone deserves to be who they are and everyone deserves to be heard. Antoinette works with women in leadership…

Tony Winyard is mixed race but everyone thinks he is white and it's resulted in situations where he's discovered some people's true thoughts on racism rather than the face they show to the world Tony helps people to make habits…

Mushtaq Khan is passionate about tackling inequality, giving people the best chance in life through helping the social housing sector become more inclusive through leadership and governance, community services and workforce development. When soldiers were returning from the trenches after…

Diksha grew up in Uganda with Indian heritage and saw prejudice against the indigenous people first hand and then she herself became a refugee at the age of 15 and now wants to free all women from being prisoners of…

Penny was just getting into her stride with managing in-person programmes when September 11th 2001 shifted her ways of working and forcing her to be an early adopter of virtual working. Penny started her career as a Project & Programme…

Neil, the CEO of the REC, talks about his belief that responsible and conscious capitalism can be inclusive and be able to realise the benefits to their business Inclusion is more than a buzz word in 2021, it is a…

Stacy is a parent, actor, feminist and member of the Women's Equality Party who is passionate about intersectional feminism Until we are free of the discrimination that comes from not looking like or being like someone else then none of…

Tom is the youngest of 4 boys and always struggled to find a role for himself within the family dynamic. Tom was naturally artistic, something that was encouraged by his mother and led to him becoming a vocal harmony facilitator.…

We are drawn to people that are like us, it is human conditioning and causes an ‘other group’. As William says, it is about difference not about being better or worse. There has been a lot of legislation to ensure…

Laura read "Women’s Room" when aged 7. Re-reading the story aged 17, she realised her own experiences, especially around inclusion, is what politics is about. Politics in a social sense is distribution of services, who gets what, who counts, whose…

Pam helps organisations by providing them with stress management techniques and works with their teams to help them build their own coping toolkits. At the end of ‘live’ Conferences, Pam gives each attendee a gold star, as a reminder that…

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