Simone Morris is CEO of Simone Morris Enterprises LLC, a certified minority and women-owned business that provides transformative, inclusive leadership solutions. She is an award-winning diversity and inclusion leader recognized by Diversity Best Practices, Diversity MBA, Diversity MBE Magazine, and Diageo. She is a 2021 honoree for 100 Women of Color. In addition, the Stevie® Awards for Women in Business dubbed her the 2020 Bronze Winner for Female Solo Entrepreneur of the Year. Ms. Morris has written for Entrepreneur, Forbes, The Good Men Project, Medium, American Management Association Playbook, Thrive Global, Profiles in Diversity Journal, Glassdoor, Leadercast, SmartRecruiters, Social Hire, and Diversity Best Practices. She is also the author of 52 Tips for Owning Your Career: Practical Advice for Career Success, The Power of Owning Your Career: Winning Strategies, Tools, and Tips for Creating Your Desired Career.