Lu Ellen Schafer

Lu Ellen Schafer is the co-founder of Global Savvy, a San Francisco-based organization dedicated to providing international training and consulting programs for leading companies. She has trained over 30,000 high tech professionals to work inclusively across cultures and distance. Clients include Cisco, Apple, SAP, IBM, Oracle, NetApp, Polycom, SanDisk, Infosys, Wipro, TCS and Juniper among others.

Recent Posts

Are You Wasting Your Diverse Workforce?

Hiring diverse candidates is just the tip of the iceberg on making progress on your diversity initiative. Some of the companies that do put effort into their diversity recruitment squander the results. The experiences of their diverse employees they could leverage, their innovative ideas and perspectives, are often left untapped. Why? Part of it is because teams don’t ask and don’t listen.