Talent Talks: My value doesn’t come from studying at Cambridge, but from the life lessons, I learned in order to get here.

Talent Talks: My value doesn’t come from studying at Cambridge, but from the life lessons, I learned in order to get here.

Written for The Inclusion by Daniel Afolabi. Law graduate at the University of Cambridge, Daniel is currently working with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.   I believe businesses need to radically rethink their recruitment processes if they want the next generation of...
Talent talks: What the Grenfell Tower tragedy can tell us about the state of corporate diversity and inclusion

Talent talks: What the Grenfell Tower tragedy can tell us about the state of corporate diversity and inclusion

When the Grenfell Tower tragedy occurred, I felt devastated. That’s where I am from, that’s my community. I lived and grew up down the road from there. Some of the people who lived in the tower were my peers. We went to the same schools, dealt with the same issues...