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NGLCCNY ACCENTURE Spotlight: Nedra Dickson

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Nedra L. Dickson Global Supplier Inclusion & Sustainability Lead Accenture From the right thing to do, to becoming an imperative. This is how Accenture , a leading global professional services company driving innovation in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations, began to realize it made business sense to utilize diverse suppliers. Committed to leveraging the right diverse suppliers across all categories, today Accenture’s US diverse spend is approximately 30% of the Procurement spend. “My personal commitment to supplier diversity is to help diverse businesses grow,” said Nedra L. Dickson, Accenture’s Global Supplier Inclusion & Sustainability Lead. Dickson has been with Accenture for over 16 year and started her career in the consulting practice, in NYC. She has worked in many of the practice areas including CIO (Computer Information Organization) and Procurement’s Sourcing and Category Management. Prior to her Supplier Inclusion & Susta

June - July Upcoming Events!

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Featuring local, state and national events  for NGLCC, nglccNY,  our Membership and Community Partners.  See you at our next event! Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Read More Posted by  Sean Franklin, Senior Associate, Media Communications Committee,   NGLCCNY Experience Producer,  Socio What's your story?  Please contact me at  Sean@NGLCCNY.org . Socio is a  creative, communications and customer experience agency shaping how companies do business. A certified LGBT Business Enterprise.  

Jennifer Brown: Building Inclusive Workplaces For All

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Jennifer Brown, Founder & CEO Jennifer Brown Consulting Jennifer Brown Consulting (JBC) is in the business of Building Inclusive Workplaces for All. SM A strategic leadership, diversity and workplace consulting firm founded in 2006, JBC is committed to helping talent at all levels redefine leadership. JBC is in the business of transforming human potential aligning individual performance with organizational results. Leading the team is Jennifer Brown . A highly sought-after speaker and thought leader, Brown has been captivating corporate leaders for over a decade.   Her signature talk   Finding Your Voice in the Workplace  SM   has been heard by thousands and transformed the lives of many who have heard it. One of Jennifer’s many passions in life is to help build more inclusive workplaces for all and she aims to do just that through her speaking across the country. In February of 2017 she released her much anticipated book, Inclusion: Diversity, the New Workplace and th