Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.
Who should attend
This program is ideal for managers or executives looking gain an understanding of how diversity and inclusion affects the workplace and the leadership skills needed to implement or enhance the benefits of diversity in their organization.
About the course
Never before have we experienced such a diverse, multicultural and multigenerational workforce. Diversity can add significantly to the richness of your team, however, ensuring that diversity is not only represented, but is implemented fully throughout your organization is key to achieving the benefits of a diverse team. It is clear that a diverse team is placed at an advantage when selling a product or service to our increasingly diverse population, however, the leadership skills required to put an inclusive strategy into practice presents a challenge. This program will provide you with a background on how diversity, including cultural and generational differences can affect your organization and the leadership behaviours required to fully support a collaborative, diverse and inclusive workplace.
Why This Program?
You’ll be provided with skills needed to implement or enhance the benefits of diversity in your organization. Leaders who can successfully practice inclusive leadership behaviours are proven to be more engaging and create teams that feel empowered in their jobs. With this comes increased performance, innovation, retention and success. From recruitment, training, performance management and leadership assessments you’ll be given the tools to encourage, foster and lead diversity and inclusion in your organization. Through this program, you will:
- Understand of the effects of diversity, including cultural and generational differences on your organization
- Discover the difference between diversity and inclusion and how implementing both is critical to a successful diversity strategy
- Learn the skills needed to become an inclusive leader with an engaged and empowered team of diverse individuals
Denise is the President of Denise Zaporzan and Associates who (prior to founding her Strategic Leadership Practice in 2002) successfully enjoyed over 20 years of corporate senior leadership involving financial and strategic planning, performance management & measurement, change readiness and ...