The area where my work has had, by far, the most consequential impact—and the area I am most proud—is how the world thinks about diversity and inclusion. The idea that Diversity Drives Innovation has influenced hundreds, if not thousands, of organizations around the world. For many leaders, this message has been a complete wake-up call. Being involved in guiding their thinking in this area has been extremely rewarding. Organizations as different as The Federal Reserve, ESPN, Volvo, Nike, Novartis, and IBM along with governments, universities and NGOs have all evolved through this work.
IMAGE: The 2016 ESPN Body issue featured more diverse talent than ever, including the first transgender athlete