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From Resistance to Celebration: Exploring Pride Month and LGBTQ+ Perspectives

Join us in this thought-provoking episode as we delve into the significance of Pride Month and discuss important topics surrounding the LGBTQ+ community. Our guests, Susie Silver and Royce Hoffner, provide unique insights on the evolution of Pride Month, its historical roots as a resistance movement, and the importance of celebrating resilience and equality. We also examine recent marketing campaigns by Anheuser-Busch and Target, analyzing the potential consequences of well-intentioned actions that may lack strategic planning or alignment with the target audience. Together, we explore the significance of trust, authenticity, and sustained support, highlighting the importance of fostering meaningful connections and understanding within the business realm. Tune in to gain valuable insights on navigating discussions, driving positive change, and empowering diverse communities.

High Octane Leadership is hosted by The Diversity Movement CEO and executive coach Donald Thompson, and is a production of Earfluence.