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Whether commuting on the train, running in the park or sitting at your desk, Mintel’s podcast series ‘Little Conversation’ brings you fresh ideas, bold innovation and data-driven intelligence.

Each episode features Mintel expert analysts discussing key topics affecting today’s consumers. Expect conversations on the latest trends impacting society and deep dives into categories, markets and demographics.

As inclusion consultant Vernā Myers famously said, “diversity is being invited to the party, inclusion is being asked to dance”. In this episode, we explore diversity. Brands have a responsibility to change the moral agenda by embracing all differences, no matter age, gender, ethnicity, religion, or disability, from the people they hire to the products they develop.



Andrew McDougall (host)
Associate Director, Mintel Beauty and Personal Care

Roshida Khanom
Associate Director, Mintel Beauty and Personal Care

Toya Mitchell
Senior Multicultural Analyst

Richard Cope
Senior Trends Consultant