Dr J Harrison

Dr J Harrison
Harbinger of Change @ ThoughtWorks
The fine art of not fitting in; Why your team has never hired me

“It is a truth, universally acknowledged, that diverse teams produce better outcomes. But how do we hire a diverse team? What is the actual likelihood of hiring diversity onto our teams? How do we recognise when someone is being excluded from this process? Through personal stories of an adult life in technology, queer theory, and practical examples that cost nothing to implement (they don’t even need policies!) this talk shows how you can make space in your team for difference. Simple things can make space so your teams are including all sorts of Diversity”