• Challenges

    Challenges

    One of the great challenges facing organizations is getting all employees, from the CEO to the hourly workers, to realize that to become the best, they have to embrace diversity.
  • Diversity

    Diversity

    Diversity also means to create inclusion — creating an atmosphere in which all people feel valued, respected and have the same opportunities as others.
  • Opportunity

    Opportunity

    Diversity is creating opportunity, value, and respect for all, while inclusion is ensuring they actually feel it.
  • Empowerment

    Empowerment

    Diversity is about empowering people. It makes an organization effective by capitalizing on all of the strengths of each employee.

Oranui - diversity leadership

Anton Blank

Services:

Anton Blank is a child advocate, project manager, communications consultant and publisher based in Auckland, New Zealand. Working across a portfolio of projects Anton has a special interest in indigenous children’s issues and indigenous literature. Anton has over thirty years experience in social work, communications, social marketing and leadership.

Collaborating with a cache of writers, academics and subject matter experts, Anton Blank is now broadening his focus from indigeneity to diversity. Oranui is focused on generating debate about diversity and giving people skills to deal with a diverse range of population groups.

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Our journals

Oranui 3
Poetry Essays

Oranui 3

The third issue of the Māori literary journal Ora Nui goes global.

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REWIRE: The little book about bias

REWIRE: The little book about bias

Deep down we all know we hold biases for or against different groups of people.

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Ora Nui 1
Poetry Essays

Ora Nui 1

Exquisite poetry and prose from 27 established and emerging Maori writers.

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For someone I love
Poetry Short fiction Essays

For someone I love

Arapera Blank was one of New Zealand’s first bilingual poets and the first Maori writer to...

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Crimson
Poetry

Crimson

Following in her mother’s footsteps, Marino Blank has been writing and publishing poetry for...

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