Neurodiversity in the Workplace: A Critical Focus Area for DEI
Highly functioning teams know how to work with differences rather than against them. In this article, Leslie Peabody, SVP and Chief People Officer at WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, shares how the company has embraced neurodiversity to improve collaboration, employee satisfaction and employee wellbeing.
Our newly unveiled HR Game Changers Awards Program is dedicated to honoring the professionals who go above and beyond their human resources roles to innovate, drive results and elevate the employee experience. This all-access award program aspires to recognize talent at all levels and in all corners of HR. We want to hear about your amazing colleagues and teams!
C2HR Surveys Reveal Pay Equity as
Most Pressing Compensation Issue
When we asked compensation experts across the industry what their top concern is, the vast majority cited pay equity. In this article, we explore the far-reaching impact of pay equity and The Croner Company’s Hali Croner shares her insight on the topic.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Tool Kit
As a member benefit, C2HR has a curated collection of dozens of timely articles, webinars and podcasts focused on the topics of diversity, equity and inclusion.
April 26 Webinar: The 5 Dualities of Diversity & Inclusion
Harnessing the Power of Employee Activism to Boost Inclusivity (webinar on demand)
Advancing DEI: Beyond Words to Meaningful Impact (webinar on demand)
HR Knowledge Center: DEI
Healthy Disruption Can Lead to Authenticity & Improve DEI (article)
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C2HR Board Member Leslie Peabody (above left) was promoted to Chief People Officer for WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone. Leslie succeeds David Brunick, Chief Human Resources Officer, who will be leaving the company in the second quarter of 2023 and will be available as an advisor as needed through a transition period. David built the human resources department and led WOW! to five national Best and Brightest Company to Work For awards. Leslie brings more than 15 years of senior human resource experience, including more than 5 years with WOW!, most recently as Senior Vice President of HR Operations. Congratulations, Leslie!
Sonia Coleman (above center) has been promoted to Senior EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer at Disney, effective April 18. “Sonia is widely respected across the company as a gifted leader and strong advocate for our employees,” said CEO Bob Iger. “Her proven expertise leading the human resources function for our general entertainment businesses and ESPN during a period of unprecedented transformation makes her the perfect choice to lead this function company-wide as we implement our new operating structure and position Disney to capitalize on the opportunities ahead.”
With 46 years of experience in the cable industry, Italia Commisso Weinand, EVP of Programming and HR for Mediacom, has been named a 2023 inductee into the Cable Hall of Fame. Italia, we applaud your achievements and this well-deserved honor.
Comcast NBCUniversal named Mona Dexter (above right) its VP of Military & Veteran Affairs, replacing the recently retired Carol Eggert. Dexter will oversee military hiring, inclusivity programs and initiatives engaging military customers and communities. She joins Comcast NBCU from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Hiring Our Heroes.