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Emphasise Mental health,  empathy in corporate diversity, equity and inclusion policies across the Caribbean

On October 10, the world observed World Mental Health Day  and it brought to mind a growing interest among Caribbean entities in embracing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) as a key part of their corporate and Human Resources strategy. This interest in DEI could signal some hope for mental health policies in the workplace and… Continue reading Emphasise Mental health,  empathy in corporate diversity, equity and inclusion policies across the Caribbean

Communication for Development, Culture, Intercultural Communication, Intercultural Dialogue

Cultural Differences and Cultural Awareness Training Matters in 2021

By: Shanoy Coombs It's 2021 and I hate being reactive, but in a recent tweet a 'tech guy' highlighted some of the challenges Caribbean nationals experience when they relocate to 'big cities' such as New York or London. This he called getting lost when faced with the big pond effect. I replied by indicating that… Continue reading Cultural Differences and Cultural Awareness Training Matters in 2021