Growing as an Intentional Inclusionist®: Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Course
Viewing diversity and inclusion as a leadership function is vital for well – functioning organizations. Years of experience have taught us that a diverse, inclusive workplace doesn’t just happen. Yet, as we look to the future, we recognize that huge demographic shifts are happening that impact society, requiring strategic diversity and intentional inclusion be practiced at every level to optimize talent and organizational performance. Learning how to become effective allies and strengthen team engagement requires operating as Intentional Inclusionists®. This journey begins with leadership and at the personal level. In this training, Dr. Nika White, the author of The Intentional Inclusionist®, shares principles for becoming an inclusion-minded leader. The training inspired by philosophies of leadership, and inclusion contains principles to help individuals become more intentional in how diversity and inclusion is understood and practiced.
Throughout the six modules, Dr. Nika White helps participants understand the essentials of intentional inclusion leadership as paramount to successful organizations and thriving communities. At the conclusion, leaders will understand the power of diversity and inclusion to elevate organizational performance and create inclusive work environment where all are respected, valued and given every opportunity to be successful. The workshop provides skills training in strategic diversity and intentional inclusion as best practices for optimal talent engagement and a cultural of respect. Participants will be empowered and equipped to build their inclusion leadership competency through knowledge transfer on topics related to the overall value and management of human difference.
Specific learning objectives include:
- Introduce frameworks to help understand value, and appreciate human differences
- Encourage a more intentional leadership approach to understanding and practicing diversity and inclusion
- Recognize implicit associations that lead to discrimination, inequity and exclusion
- Learn the personal impact of exclusion
- Learn how to become better allies of those different from us
This vital video-based training prepares an individual or your entire team, from the employee level to management, to overcome challenges and support organizational goals through strategic diversity and intentional inclusion. This course consists of an introductory video, plus five modules covering specific content areas as well as a conclusion video.
For a FREE test drive of this training check out the introductory video below along with course description and clips from each of the six modules.