‘Unwavering’ Empowering Change And Celebrating Inclusion With Nellie Borrero

Published by Wiley in March 2024, ‘Unwavering: Rejecting Bias, Igniting Change, Celebrating Inclusion’ highlights the transformative journey of Nellie Borrero as a pioneering warrior for diversity and inclusion at Accenture, available in hardcover and ebook formats.

‘Unwavering’ Empowering Change And Celebrating Inclusion With Nellie Borrero

Unwavering: Rejecting Bias, Igniting Change, Celebrating Inclusion’ offers a roadmap for individuals and organisations alike to recognise biases, embrace authenticity, and foster transformational relationships. Available both in hardcover and ebook formats, the book inspires readers to embrace authenticity, be a support for themselves and others, and drive meaningful change.

Author, Nellie Borrero, shares her experiences with authenticity and courage, encouraging readers to think big, realise their worth, and show up with it everywhere, every day. She highlights how to break down walls and make space not only for yourself but also for others.

With a foreword by Julie Sweet, CEO of Accenture, the book advocates diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. ‘Unwavering’ offers a roadmap for individuals and organisations to create transformative relationships and grow in an inclusive environment.

Nellie represents the heart and soul of Accenture… Her book serves as a manual for how to bring together diverse talents to build a competitive advantage” says Sol Trujillo, Founder of Trujillo Group & LDC Chair.

‘Unwavering’: A journey to belonging and leadership

The 256-page book ‘Unwavering: Rejecting Bias, Igniting Change, Celebrating Inclusion’ is divided into nine chapters, each addressing different aspects of personal and professional growth.

The book takes readers on a journey of self-discovery and growth, beginning with a powerful introduction titled ‘The Power of One Question’. As readers progress through each chapter, they explore topics such as finding belonging, overcoming marginalisation, and recognising personal power.

In ‘Unwavering’, chapters like ‘Asserting Yourself Through Your Brand’ and ‘Solving for Self and Clients’ offer practical strategies for promoting diversity and inclusion. Finally, ‘I Am Where I Earned to Be’ concludes the journey by inspiring readers to own their achievements and pursue career advancement with confidence.

The ‘Unwavering’ ebook is available for £17.99, while the print version is available for £24.99. Each chapter includes insightful questions for reflection, guiding readers on a transformative journey of self-discovery and empowerment.

Nellie Borrero: A champion in DE&I

Nellie Borrero, a Managing Director and Senior Global Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity Strategic Advisor at Accenture. She is a specialist in inclusion, diversity, equity, and equality.

After joining Accenture in 1986, Nellie created the first role for Diversity efforts. She is now Accenture’s Global Inclusion & Diversity Senior Advisor Executive, holding a crucial leadership role. She is a driving force behind the company’s diversity initiatives. The program’s mission is to optimise Accenture’s ability to fulfil its vision and core values by creating an environment rich in diversity.

Nellie has received numerous honours and awards throughout her career for her contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion. She was honoured with the HITEC Estrella Award in October 2023 and inducted into the HITEC Hall of Fame in 2022. Nellie has also been recognised as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Professionals in the Information Technology Industry by HITEC and has been featured in FORTUNE’s ’50 Most Powerful Latinas’.