Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Diverse perspectives and new voices can generate better ideas, solutions, and decision-making—often leading to increased membership, event attendance, volunteer engagement, and impactful change.
Moving Forward the Association and the Industry: A J.E.D.I. Journey
Blazing the Trail for Association Leadership
Read what keeps the Woman of Influence Robin Rone, Smithbucklin’s Head of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, inspired and why she remains committed to the association world.
Smithbucklin Podcast: LGBTQIA+ Inclusivity for Associations
Prioritizing Accessibility within Your Association
Associations have a responsibility to make sure they are accessible to people with disabilities – here's how to maximize accessibility within your organization.
Smithbucklin Podcast: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Smithbucklin executives Robin Rone and Sharon Newport discuss the importance of the Smithbucklin inCouncil and how the group influences and develops diversity, equity, and inclusion.
How a Woman of Influence Empowers Other Women
Here’s how the 2022 recipient of Association Forum’s Woman of Influence Award empowers other women and cultivates personal and professional relationships.
Women’s Group Advances Female Representation
Battery Council International’s (BCI) women’s group is quickly advancing the representation of women in the male-dominated battery industry.
Creating Diversity Within Your Board
Two Smithbucklin executive directors discuss the important role that diversity plays within your board and steps to build an inclusive environment with intention.
29 Accessibility Measures to Make Your Event More Inclusive
Deliberate accessibility measures are essential to in-person events. Here's how to make sure your event accommodates all attendees' needs.