John Amaechi speaks

When John Amaechi OBE was a boy, his white grandfather would lean out of the car window to shout racist abuse at other drivers whilst he sat in the back. He went on to become the first British NBA star and is now an organisational psychologist, called upon to solve intractable people problems in companies wanting to embrace workplace diversity. His new book, The Promises of Giants is out now… More here.

Rarely a podcast episode makes me stop what I am doing to listen, but the above is mesmerising and especially near the end. Some of the words John uses are hard hitting, but enlightening.



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