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Jackie Glenn
Hopkinton, Massachusetts
VP, Global Diversity and Inclusion, Dell
Interests: Movies Bikram Yoga Shopping Gospel Music
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I love this time of the year! It is a time when many of us are able to gather together with our families, friends and loved ones; a time to celebrate the holidays and welcome the New Year; a time to relax, reflect and plan for exciting new beginnings. As... Continue reading
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I was recently recognized for Achieving Workplace Diversity by The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, for which I am humbled and honored. This body of law professionals works tirelessly to secure equal justice for all, targeting the inequities confronting African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities. It... Continue reading
As we celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8th, I am grateful for the many women who have shared their voices of experience and encouragement. Their visible and vibrant presence confirms that the face of the workplace is evolving—soon more than 50% of the workforce will be female. Ignoring this... Continue reading
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I have often been asked, “Jackie, what exactly is diversity?” Diversity can have many different definitions depending on whom you ask. Webster’s dictionary defines diversity as “the state of having people who are of different races or who have different cultures in a group or organization.” I do not disagree... Continue reading
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Many exciting things have been happening at EMC during the month of October, and I can’t wait to share these updates with my readers. Just last week, EMC was ranked #18 on the “World’s Best Multinational Workplaces” global list. The list, compiled by the Great Place to Work Institute; an... Continue reading
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Hello all, due to my recent adventure to the beautiful country of South Africa I have been away from the blogging space, however I have since returned and am very eager to share with you one of the most fulfilling and enriching trips that I have been on to date.... Continue reading
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Rainbow flag @ EMC Headquarters LGBT Pride Month was created as a way to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan, which were pivotal moments in the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States. What began as “Gay Pride Day,” has grown to a month-long series of events around the... Continue reading
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I am mesmerized with Arianna Huffington, she is an inspiration! Last week I had an opportunity to meet with her at an event where she spoke about her relentless pursuit to lead a successful life which is traditionally measured by money and power. To achieve success one often is faced... Continue reading
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On April, 23rd, 2014 over 500 women from EMC had the opportunity to attend the 35th Simmons Leadership Conference. This year’s theme was “Jumping the Curve”, which had the most impressive line-up of speakers such as, Hillary Clinton, Dennis Morrison, Rana Faroohar, Rita Moreno, Zainab Salbi and Mae Jemison. Everyone... Continue reading
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Happy New Year! Now some might say Jackie isn’t it too late to wish for the New Year? But if you ask me absolutely not! It is the time to welcome the Chinese New Year 2014. The Lunar Year is the biggest and the most significant celebration observed in China... Continue reading
The other day someone asked me what is my favorite time around the year, and I replied at that instance the holiday season! It is such a special time, the environment is joyous, cheerful, and people making holiday plans. It is just a happy time! While researching for this blog... Continue reading
This particular blog post is very special to me, since EMC was featured by the Associated Press and in Washington Post for benefits coverage and support the company provides for transgender employees. As the Global Chief Diversity Officer, I am so proud to be a part of a wonderful journey... Continue reading
August 26th is such a special day for all women in America, a day that embarks equality for all of us. Approximately 9 decades ago women in the United States were granted the right to vote on this day, when the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution was certified.... Continue reading
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I wanted to share my thoughts on the Supreme Court ruling on the DOMA Act, which will allow married same-sex couples to collect federal benefits. Since then, there have been lots of debates and discussion over this ruling. As a diversity practitioner and a strong supporter of equality, I believe... Continue reading
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It makes me proud as a Global Chief Diversity Officer to win the Ad Club’s prestigious Rosoff Award in the Internal Diversity and Inclusion category. This award recognizes and honors initiatives or programs designed to increase diversity within the workplace and create an inclusive work environment particularly for those that... Continue reading
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Remember the power of your voice and imagine the endless possibilities when you use it. Continue reading
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I am so glad to be back and blogging this year. As always, there have been many exciting things happening in the Diversity & Inclusion space both within and outside of EMC. I wanted to make this year’s first blog special because this time of year brings hope and excitement... Continue reading
The recent presidential elections has made the web world buzz about “Big Data”, that uses sophisticated tools to mine and analyze huge data sets to make better data driven decisions. At EMC, we breathe and live in the world of “Big Data”. This video will further help you understand how... Continue reading
Earlier this month I was invited on a panel discussion on “Mentoring” by the Boston Business Journal. A topic that is so close to every individual and organization. I believe that mentoring can be both formal and informal. In today’s blog I am going to share my thoughts and strategies... Continue reading
In my last blog, I wrote about demographic trends in the US, in this particular blog I am going to focus on the Hispanics/Latinos demographic and the Hispanic Heritage Month. Hispanics/Latinos make 16.3% of the US population and have grown by 43% from the 2000 to 2010 Census. This video... Continue reading
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This week I came across an interesting article from the Huffington post on “Most and Least Diverse Cities: Brown University Study Evaluates Diversity In The U.S.” , based on the study from Brown University. I am sure you would enjoy these articles too! As a Diversity practitioner I want to... Continue reading
Jackie Glenn is now following Lydia (The Perfect Pantry)
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Jackie Glenn is now following Robert Armstrong
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Jackie Glenn is now following Michelle Clement
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"This is a joyous occasion as we enthusiastically welcome Secretary Condoleezza Rice and Darla Moore as members of Augusta National Golf Club," Billy Payne, chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters Tournament, said in a statement. "We are fortunate to consider many qualified candidates for membership at Augusta... Continue reading