Category: Diversity

Women in Tech Awards – Abodoo Shortlisted

15th November 2018 Off

Exciting!!!! Our co-founder Vanessa Tierney has been shortlisted for Entrepreneur of the Year at the upcoming Women in Tech Awards, being held November 22nd 2018 in RDS Concert Hall, Dublin!! About Women In Tech Awards The Women in Tech Awards is Ireland’s first annual celebration of women and diversity in the technology industry. The goal of…

By Louise O'Conor

How Big Data Can Be Your Diversity Ally

14th November 2018 Off

If you ask around, most companies will tell how much they want to be diverse and inclusive. Making that a reality however, is the tricky part. This week’s #DiversitySeries discusses how data can help you achieve this! Ask any business their thoughts on having a diverse workforce and nearly everyone will say promoting diversity is one of their…

By Vithoria Escobar

Neurodiversity: A Chance to Think Differently [Interview]

7th November 2018 Off

In this week’s #Diversity Series, Abodoo speaks with Miriam O’Sullivan from myAccessHub to gain some leadership insights into the importance of Neurodiversity in the workplace. In the last few weeks, we’ve discussed how the words Diversity and Inclusion are key to the future of global workforces. This topic involves many aspects and approaches, one of…

By Vithoria Escobar

Overcoming Bias Requires Education, Implementation and Practice

31st October 2018 Off

Diversity has been proven to be beneficial in all levels within a company. But what is the best way to achieve it? In our #Diversity Series of the week we analyse how companies can commit to a sustained inclusive work environment. Over the last few weeks, we’ve analysed the concept of bias and evidenced the prejudicial…

By Vithoria Escobar

Unconscious Bias Starts With You

17th October 2018 Off

Today marks the first day of our new Diversity Series! Every Wednesday for the next few weeks we will be discussing topics concerning the challenges and importance of diversity and inclusion, a mission we’re passionate about at Abodoo.    The key to understanding the concept of unconscious bias is to realize that everyone has unconscious biases.…

By Vithoria Escobar