How to Be a Change Agent at Work

We’ve all heard the quote from Mahatma Gandhi that states “be the change you wish to see in the world” but what does that look like on an ordinary day?

How can we as individuals move as change agents in our personal and professional lives?

Well, we’ve got an answer for you! Our guest this week, Modupé R. Congleton is here to share how authentic, human leadership is the modern day way to cultivate change.

Modupé Congleton is a highly-recognized diversity leader known for cultivating inclusive workforces, utilizing a vast range of dynamic skills to build awareness and action-oriented workplace cultures. As an intersectional leader equipped with an impressive blend of knowledge and nearly two decades of experience, Modupé has implemented successful Culture Transformation, Change Management, Operations, Sales, and Marketing strategies.

Modupé is currently the Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for Worldwide Amazon Stores. She was recently recognized by National Diversity Organization as a Top 100 DEI Influencer for 2022, Engagedly as a Top HR Influencer of 2021, and by Channel Futures as one of the Top 100 DEI Leaders for 2021. Outside of her professional career, Modupé enjoys spending time with her family, mentoring young business professionals and watching her favorite shows on all streaming platforms.

Listen and learn:

  1. Modupé’s personal definition of a change agent
  2. How DEI became Modupé’s lane of influence
  3. How the landscape of community change influences the work she does
  4. Three keys to being a change agent that every great girlfriend should adopt in their personal and professional lives

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