How to Navigate Your Organisation's DEI Journey (an Interview with Ella F. Washington)

In this episode of the Digital HR Leaders podcast, David is joined by Dr Ella F. Washington, Professor of Practice at Georgetown University McDonough School of Business, CEO of Ellavate Solutions and author of “The Necessary Journey: Making Real Progress on Equity and Inclusion”. 


Ella has dedicated her career to creating diverse and inclusive workplaces and, in this episode, she shares her research on how organisations can navigate their DEI journey through her DEI Maturity Model. 


In this conversation, expect to learn more about:  


  • Ella’s DEI Maturity Model that outlines the different stages of an organisation's DEI journey 
  • The three P's of DEI journeys: purpose, pitfalls, and progress 
  • Common mistakes organisations make on their DEI journey 
  • How organisations can measure their DEI progress and what they should focus on next 


This episode is for all the people and HR leaders and professionals looking to create a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. 


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