This workshop helps employees understand what diversity and inclusion are and why they are critical to mission accomplishment. Participants will learn the business case for diversity and inclusion as they are introduced to concepts that allow them to explore their own unconscious biases and how behaviors are manifested from these preferences. They will develop a working definition of diversity and how it applies to their organization. The workshop will also explore the language of diversity and how to be more inclusive with communication and their behaviors.
Upon completing this course you will be able to do the following:
- Understand and describe the concepts of diversity and inclusion as they apply in society and the workplace
- Understand the impact of diversity and inclusion on business
- Employ strategies to examine your heritage and background and expand your understanding of the diverse backgrounds of others