The Team & Vision Behind Inclusive 360
The team behind the assessment is Equality Institute, a DEI consulting firm located in Chicago. Founder and CEO Bernadette Smith is a keynote speaker and the award-winning author of four books, including the bestseller Inclusive 360: Proven Solutions for an Equitable Organization.
At Equality Institute, our vision is for a world where every human feels safe to express their authentic selves.
To reach this vision, our mission is to embed equity and inclusion into work systems and culture, enhancing outcomes for employees and customers. The Inclusive 360 Assessment is the most recent tool we developed to support our mission.
Integrity Above All
We are truthful, honest, and fair with all clients and colleagues.
Be Guided by Optimism
We are silver-linings seekers, looking at things with a positive eye and an open mind, trying to see the good in things first.
Lead with Curiosity
We actively seek new knowledge, regularly question our assumptions, and use experimentation to guide our decision making.
Serve with Kindness
We serve our community and our clients at the highest level, listening and responding positively and kindly to their needs.
How can we help you?
Get a Quick Review
If you are looking for a quick snapshot into your organization's current situation, take our free quiz.
Receive Personalized Support
If you're ready to dive deep and get a customized roadmap, check out the assessment.
Expand Your DEI Knowledge
If you want to expand your knowledge and learn some tools, check out the book.