On “diversity hobbyism”

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Diversity is neither entertainment nor a hobby, and it is not getting on the bandwagon. Instead, it is deeply embedded in social justice and shows up in our commitment, positive intentions, and the positive impact we create.

Whether you are an individual interested in DEI or an organization building DEI systems, making a positive impact begins with approaching diversity work with greater curiosity and deeper authenticity.

So, all the diversity hobbyists out there- channel your passion through curiosity and authenticity. This will lead to nobler selfless intentions, deepen your impact, and truly transform the society.

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Shaista E. Khilji is Professor at the George Washington University University. She is also Founder of the Humanizing Initiative.

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Shaista E. Khilji

Shaista E. Khilji

Shaista E. Khilji is Professor at the George Washington University University. She is also Founder of the Humanizing Initiative.

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