Mind the gap and create new business opportunities with ethics in technology: Creating the real change and impact on diversity
Have you ever asked yourself as an investor, a designer, idea creators, as a technology enthusiast or even as a project manager: “Who are we leaving behind”?
In recent development regarding COVID-19, people witness those who are being left out; either by not letting them in just because they did not install a registration app, or by ignoring the need to create accessible and affordable vaccinations for every human.
In another development, companies are facing major consequences of the global chip shortages. According to sources like CNBC the worlds majority of world’s chips are made in China, yet the impact is felt globally. This dependency emphasizes the need for fair
partnership outside countries.
You might think: “We can never include everyone”. Yes, that is true. However, leaving it as such would not solve the global challenges we face and would even be neglecting our duty of care.
This paper addresses the diversity challenge we have been facing for decades. It further recommends 5 simple steps to start creating the change and shows how we can create new business opportunities by adopting design or services or even changing the target group. Every decision we make has an impact. Every design has an impact. So let us design wisely.
1. Understanding the need to address ethics in technology.
2. How we can create new business opportunities by applying ethics in technology.
3. 5 simple steps to start creating change and impact on diversity with your solutions.
For your download: CreatingTheRealChangeAndImpactOnDiversity_SusanOmondi_2021-09-30