Nika’s Blog

 

When to Swerve Outside Your Lane

It’s been just over a year since former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick started taking a knee during the national anthem before game…

Posted in Nika's Blog | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on When to Swerve Outside Your Lane

Do Some Addicts Matter More Than Others?

Opioid addiction is being called the deadliest drug crisis in American history. But is it really? Or is it just getting an intense level…

Posted in Nika's Blog, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Do Some Addicts Matter More Than Others?

Leveraging Human Difference: A Strategic Priority for Business Success and Community Prosperity

By Dr. Nika White President and CEO, Nika White Consulting and Amazon Best Selling Author of “The Intentional Inclusionist™.” In the wake of what’s…

Posted in Blog, Diversity, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Leadership, Diversity Speaker, Economic Inclusion, Intentional Inclusionist, Keynote Speaker, Minority Business, Minority Leadership, Nika's Blog, Supplier Diversity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Leveraging Human Difference: A Strategic Priority for Business Success and Community Prosperity

The Big Question Missing from the Google Diversity Debate

You would probably need a Google Alert to try and keep up with this story, but here’s a quick summary:  Google engineer James Damore recently…

Posted in Blog, Diversity, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Leadership, Nika's Blog | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The Big Question Missing from the Google Diversity Debate

Model the Inclusion You Wish to See

Intention can be the greatest motivation to start a new initiative and achieve a goal. But sometimes plans fail to reach implementation because of…

Posted in Blog, Diversity, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Leadership, Diversity Speaker, Inclusion, Intentional Inclusionist, Multicultural Leadership, Nika's Blog, Unconscious Bias | Comments Off on Model the Inclusion You Wish to See

10 Principles of Personal Strategic Planning

After presenting recently on the topic of personal strategic planning to a diverse group of about 200 ambitious women, I realized the need to…

Posted in Blog, Diversity, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Leadership, Diversity Speaker, Empowerment, Inclusion, Multicultural Leadership, Nika's Blog | Comments Off on 10 Principles of Personal Strategic Planning

Post-Election Opportunity for Diversity and Inclusion Practitioners

By Dr. Nika White, Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion, Greenville Chamber The current political climate has many questioning the future for those who are often…

Posted in Blog, Diversity, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Leadership, Nika's Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Post-Election Opportunity for Diversity and Inclusion Practitioners

3 Rules of Engagement for Effective Mentorships: How to be a Highly Appreciated Mentor/Mentee

Leadership today is all about connecting. Building relationships is a way to gain influence. Relationships may be the single most powerful weapon a person…

Posted in Blog, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Leadership, Empowerment, Minority Leadership, Multicultural Leadership, Nika's Blog | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on 3 Rules of Engagement for Effective Mentorships: How to be a Highly Appreciated Mentor/Mentee

Debunking the Myths and Illuminating the Excuses

By Nika White, Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Greenville Chamber Well intentions can be the greatest motivation to start a new initiative. But, sometimes…

Posted in Blog, Diversity, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Leadership, Diversity Speaker, Economic Inclusion, Empowerment, Nika's Blog, Women's Leadership | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Debunking the Myths and Illuminating the Excuses

The Impact of Economic Inclusion

The Impact of Economic Inclusion Recently I had the opportunity to serve as keynote speaker for the Florence Chamber of Commerce Diversity Leadership Summit…

Posted in Blog, Diversity and Inclusion, Economic Inclusion, Inclusion, Keynote Speaker, Nika's Blog | Tagged | Comments Off on The Impact of Economic Inclusion