Trevor Wilson
Trevor Wilson is a dynamic speaker, a Human Equity™ strategist to international business and the author of Diversity at Work: The Business Case for Equity. Trevor started his career in the public sector advising the Premier of Canada's largest province on issues of multiculturalism, race relations, employment equity, affirmative action, and human rights. He now runs one of North America's leading consulting practices on issues of equity in the workplace. The firm's clients include some of North America's most progressive, global employers including, Coca-Cola, Ernst & Young, Nike, Bank of Nova Scotia, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Seagate Technology. He will publish the book The Human Equity Advantage in early 2013.

Entries by Trevor Wilson

We Must Address Mental Well-Being In The Workplace

(0) Comments | Posted January 23, 2017 | 4:55 PM

"The opposite of depression is not happiness, the opposite of depression is vitality." - Andrew Solomon

About a decade ago my doctor suggested I have a sleep test. My older brother and father had been diagnosed with sleep apnea and my somewhat irregular sleep...

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How Will You Stand Up To Canada's Homegrown Racism?

(0) Comments | Posted December 12, 2016 | 11:55 AM

The other day I was standing at an intersection. I glanced over at the post on the corner to be greeted by a flyer entitled "Hey, White Person." It was an invitation to join the "alt-right" white supremacist movement for those "sick of being blamed for all the...

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Diversity Fatigue Can Be Overcome

(3) Comments | Posted March 8, 2013 | 8:10 AM

A couple of weeks ago the 6th annual Canada's Best Diversity Employer's Awards were handed out at an elegant dinner in downtown Toronto. Our firm has been honoured to be the measurement partners on this worthy endeavor since its inception, along with Mediacorp who created the award as...

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Is Mayor Rob Ford Character Challenged?

(0) Comments | Posted December 19, 2012 | 10:36 AM

The most recent adventures with our not-so-tiny, not-so-perfect Mayor in Toronto has got me thinking about those ancient but elusive leadership qualities such as character and virtue. Over 5000 years ago Aristotle postulated the idea of practical wisdom as an essential leadership competency. He described practical wisdom as a leader...

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Why I Never Thought I'd See a Black President

(8) Comments | Posted November 20, 2012 | 1:20 PM

About a decade ago my first son Alex was struggling with one of the many things 16-year-olds struggle with. As a good Dad I gave him the old "you can do anything -- anything is possible" pep talk hoping to encourage him to overcome whatever obstacle he thought was stopping...

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