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LaFawn Davis

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LaFawn Davis - GVP of ESG, Indeed

Fairygodboss Radio

In this episode of Fairygodboss Radio, LaFawn Davis shares her inspiring career journey – from navigating a job loss in the dot-com bubble burst to now creating impact as a D&I leader at Indeed. Hear how LaFawn has found success by following her passions, infusing positivity into her work, and trusting her gut.[Recorded on July 27, 2021]LaFawn Davis is Group Vice President of Environmental, Social & Governance at Indeed. She leads Indeed’s strategic efforts to remove bias and eliminate barriers to entry by focusing on inclusive features and accessibility in products to help all people get jobs—and create a diverse and inclusive work environment for Indeed’s employees.Having spent more than 15 years serving in D&I leadership roles at innovative global technology companies — Google, Yahoo, PayPal and Twilio — LaFawn has cultivated her passion for diversity through strategy and data insights — and deepening relationships and strengthening communication channels within underrepresented communities in the technology industry.She is a frequent speaker and advisor at events and conferences worldwide and most recently named one of Fast Company’s Queer50 – a ranking of the most influential and innovative queer women and nonbinary people transforming the world of business, tech, and beyond.Fairygodboss is proud to partner with Indeed. Find a job there today!

31mins

23 Sep 2021

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LaFawn Davis - GVP of ESG, Indeed

Fairygodboss Radio

In this episode of Fairygodboss Radio, LaFawn Davis shares her inspiring career journey – from navigating a job loss in the dot-com bubble burst to now creating impact as a D&I leader at Indeed. Hear how LaFawn has found success by following her passions, infusing positivity into her work, and trusting her gut.[Recorded on July 27, 2021]LaFawn Davis is Group Vice President of Environmental, Social & Governance at Indeed. She leads Indeed’s strategic efforts to remove bias and eliminate barriers to entry by focusing on inclusive features and accessibility in products to help all people get jobs—and create a diverse and inclusive work environment for Indeed’s employees.Having spent more than 15 years serving in D&I leadership roles at innovative global technology companies — Google, Yahoo, PayPal and Twilio — LaFawn has cultivated her passion for diversity through strategy and data insights — and deepening relationships and strengthening communication channels within underrepresented communities in the technology industry.She is a frequent speaker and advisor at events and conferences worldwide and most recently named one of Fast Company’s Queer50 – a ranking of the most influential and innovative queer women and nonbinary people transforming the world of business, tech, and beyond.Fairygodboss is proud to partner with Indeed. Find a job there today!

31mins

23 Sep 2021

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How the pandemic has exposed societal inequalities

Here to Help

Join LaFawn Davis, VP for Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging at Indeed, for a conversation about what living Indeed’s value of inclusion really means, how we can normalize difficult conversations about race, racism, privilege and fragility — and how allies can lend their support to family, friends and colleagues during this particularly difficult time.

44mins

28 Jul 2020

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Here to Help - Episode 12 with LaFawn Davis, VP of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

#InsideIndeed Culture Matters Podcast

In this episode Indeed CEO, Chris Hyams and LaFawn Davis, VP for Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging talk about what living Indeed's value of inclusion really means, how we can normalize difficult conversations about race, racism, privilege and fragility ﹣ and how allies can lend their support to family, friends and colleagues, during this particularly difficult time. Indeed’s mission is to help people get jobs and during this time we want you all to know we are here to help, with advice, strategies and information that we hope helpful to you or your organization. To learn more or find additional resources please visit https://go.indeed.com/heretohelp-series and keep an eye out for more episodes in this series.

44mins

11 Jun 2020

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“You start to walk into your purpose a lot more when you push past imposter syndrome”: LaFawn Davis - Vice President of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging at Indeed.com

Diverse & Inclusive Leaders Podcast by DIAL Global

LaFawn DavisLeila is joined by LaFawn Davis - Vice President of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging at Indeed.com and member of 2019 SFBT Most Influential Women in Business shortlist.IN THIS EPISODE YOU WILL LEARN ABOUT·The importance of intersectionality, both to LaFawn personally and to building a community·How Indeed are making the most of their Inclusion Resource Groups (IRGs) to help adapt to the threat posed by Coronavirus·LaFawn’s advice for those who are suffering from Covid-19 due to furlough/redundancy·How to embrace being different in order to conquer imposter syndromeRESOURCES & INFORMATION MENTIONEDhttps://www.indeed.com/career-advice/coronavirus-job-resources?from=here_to_helphttps://www.linkedin.com/in/lafawn/

39mins

30 Apr 2020

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Episode 5: Driving Change with LaFawn Davis

Breaking Glass Forums Podcast

LaFawn Davis, Global Head of Culture and Inclusion at Twilio, talks to us about what drives her and how she builds support for change.  Her career spans start-ups that no longer exist to big names like Google, Yahoo and eBay and she tells us why belonging matters.

21mins

23 Mar 2018