Why You Need To Be Aware Of Your MacGuffin On Your Inclusion Journey

You’re the Hero of your Inclusion Journey

Find out why you need to be aware of your Macguffin

Here are some key topics covered from this episode:

  • Why I think this theoretical model is useful for you
  • How this is related to my PhD work and my mission to help you
  • 4 responses to Diversity that I think you will recognise

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Here are some key takeaways from this episode: 

A Macguffin is a plot device that encourages people to take action

“In a movie think of a Macguffin as a plot device, it’s normally an object that everyone is pursuing in order to achieve a particular goal”

A Macguffin is a vehicle for something more important

“In Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the Golden ticket is the Macguffin. It’s only important because it gives the owner a chance to meet Willy Wonka”

Don’t focus on Macguffins if it takes you away from your Inclusion goals or compromises your values

I don’t like the idea of you replacing your goal with a McMuffin, especially if the Macguffin is a credibility indicator”

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