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The Power of Alternative Perspectives

by Hank Barnes  |  December 4, 2018

Sometimes all you need is a  fresh perspective.  I regularly hear  from clients that a big source of value in their interactions with Gartner is hearing a different point of view.  Often,...

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D&I is not just for your C-suite: time to look into your frontline

by John Kostoulas  |  October 26, 2018

In the context of my research on Diversity and Inclusion, I obviously read a lot every day about various related initiatives and organizational practices around the globe. What amazes me is that so...

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Venture Capitalists Seek to Minimize Risk. So, Where Are All the Female- Led VC Funded Start-ups?

by Rita Sallam  |  May 31, 2018

Ever heard of the Medici Effect? It says the world's greatest innovations have one thing in common: diversity of input resulting from convergence of ideas in art, science, astronomy, and...

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Why now is the time for technology to enable Diversity & Inclusion

by John Kostoulas  |  May 24, 2018

I joined Gartner almost two years ago. Very soon, I had to choose a topic for my first research note, not an easy task when you are so brand new to the job....

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Diversity and Gender Equality in the Agency-Client Relationship

by Jay Wilson  |  April 4, 2018

Clients who've read our recent Magic Quadrant for Global Digital Marketing Agencies have noted that we cited the need for marketers whose organizations make issues of diversity and gender equality a priority...

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Women In Sales - A Missed Opportunity?

by Hank Barnes  |  July 11, 2017

Two weeks ago, I spent time at CEB (now Gartner) with a group of sales and marketing thought leaders that participated in the #CEBInfluencers program.   One of the most...

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Diversity & Inclusion has to be woven into the business DNA - and here's how

by John Kostoulas  |  March 31, 2017

If you follow the topic of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I), you have so many news articles to read these days, particularly revolving around tech companies. These articles have few common themes: There...

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Positivity vs. Toxicity

by Carol Rozwell  |  May 16, 2016

So here I am sitting in the Orlando airport (and who hasn't been here) waiting for a flight. This time, the security lines were short and now I realize I...

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Managers! Why are you telling employees you don't want them to collaborate?

by Carol Rozwell  |  April 25, 2016

Collaboration is the oft-stated goal of a myriad of technology deployments from knowledge management to social software to digital workplace. Managers tell Gartner they want to reduce duplicated effort and...

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Watch your language!

by Carol Rozwell  |  February 10, 2016

I’m working on a presentation about diversity for the upcoming Gartner Business Process Transformation and Management Summit in London next month. As I was designing the presentation, I cataloged some of...

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