*POV: You have just been asked, or maybe you have even volunteered yourself, to start doing extra work which involves DEI within your organization.*
Me and my friend Ash Ahmad regularly find ourselves supporting folks in this position. So last week when we met up, we found ourselves discussing the advice we share... and this post was born!
There is often a disconnect between your own motivations or expectations, with the reality of doing this work - especially if your organization is just getting started!
So here are our 10 questions to ask yourself before taking on extra DEI work for your organisation - whether this is paid, 'voluntary', as an ERG lead or otherwise...
If you have been in this position, what other questions did you ask yourself... or wish you asked yourself?
Co-created with Ash Ahmad!