Diversify

Diversify

June Sarpong

Language: English

Published: Oct 14, 2017

Description:

Written by June Sarpong MBE and with research from Oxford University, Diversify is a fierce, accessible and empowering guide to why a more open society means a more successful one. But what if actively seeking the unfamiliar was proven to be the key to a brighter future – both personally and for society at large? In this fierce, empowering call to arms, June Sarpong MBE puts the spotlight on six marginalised groups, including women, those living with disabilities, and the non cis community, and reveals how a lack of inclusivity limits our economy, our society, and us as individuals. Diversify draws on new case studies – from shared parental leave, to flexible teaching methods, and shared accommodation for pensioners and students – to uncover how changing our approach to how we work, learn and live can allow us to reach our maximum potential, lessen the pressure on the state, and solve some of the most stubborn challenges we face as a society. With never-before-published research...