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SPA|NYC Book Talk | Dr. Janice Gassam Asare

Join us for a book talk with Dr. Asare to discuss her book, Decentering Whiteness in the Workplace: A Guide for Equity and Inclusion. 

Janice Z. Gassam Asare, Ph.D, is the founder of BWG Business Solutions, an award-winning DEI consultancy designed to help organizations create cultures built on racial equity. Dr. Janice provides consultations, facilitates workshops, provides guidance, and delivers keynote speeches and “Awareness Talks” to spark important dialogue about equity in the workplace. Dr. Janice has had the opportunity to collaborate with Google, Amazon, Yale University, Nordstrom, H&M, and Paypal/Venmo. Dr. Janice is the author of two best-selling books, Dirty Diversity: A Practical Guide to Foster an Equitable and Inclusive Workplace for All and The Pink Elephant: A Practical Guide to Creating an Anti-racist Organization, and one forthcoming book, Decentering Whiteness in the Workplace, which will be released through Berrett-Koehler Publishers. She is a senior contributing writer for Forbes, having authored over 400 articles, is a Harvard Business Review contributor, and is a LinkedIn Learning Instructor. In 2022, Dr. Janice was recognized as one of LinkedIn’s Top Voices in Racial Equity. In 2023, Gusto recognized her as one of the 25 Top Workplace Experts to Follow. She is a 2-time TEDx speaker and the host of the Dirty Diversity podcast where she discusses all things diversity, equity, inclusion. During her free time, Dr. Janice enjoys volunteering as a job coach for the Coalition for the Homeless


Dec 06 2023


8:00 pm - 8:00 pm


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