What a privilege it was to have CEO of ion Learning, Shavon Lindley, on the 116th episode of Something Extra. As a self-proclaimed perpetual learner, Shavon shares the beauty in humanizing ourselves in leadership, inspiring inclusion, and leveraging our platforms to disrupt exclusionary behaviors.
Bio: Shavon is a Subject Matter Expert in creating inclusive workplace cultures and CEO of ion, a platform that leverages a science-backed framework to create deep cultural change in large corporations. Using its highly sought-after curricula, such as Inclusion 360°™ and Women Evolution® ion delivers to corporations such as Evolution Hospitality, Walmart, and Ancestry.com. As a Forbes Contributor and former host of the “The CEO Show” on ESPN, Shavon interviewed over 200 executives in order to discover exactly what is needed for diverse talent to thrive within any organization.
Shavon’s Something Extra: Leaders need to disrupt exclusionary behaviors. They need to speak up when they see, experience, or witness something where others are being excluded and to leverage the privilege they hold to change processes in systems.
– Lisa Nichols, Host
– Scott Crosby, Executive Producer
– Daniel Williams, Recording Engineer