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Understanding Workplace Diversity

Gain a better understanding of the importance of workplace diversity, as well as suggestions for increasing employee inclusion.

Many would say that the country is divided, and polarization has taken the nation by the throat. This is in light of the fact that changing demographics coupled with dissatisfaction, by many, regarding where we are headed. This phenomenon has creeped into the workplace. This topic is designed to help you and your organization build and sustain a diverse workplace by creating an inclusive environment for your workforce and your customers/clients. The focus will be on 'how to' and not 'why you should.' If you intend to be ahead of the curve as well as ahead of the current times, this topic is for you. You will learn how to be intentional and strategic in understanding, managing and leading the diversity component at your organization. This sets the stage for the ultimate goal of recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce that is performing and producing at optimum levels which satisfies your customers as well as enhance and increases your profit margin(s).

Runtime: 89 minutes
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Agenda

Understanding Workplace Diversity

  • What Is Workplace Diversity and How Will It Help Me and My Organization?
  • Now That I Know What It Is How Do I Use This New Knowledge to Support and Sustain Workplace Performance, Productivity and Profits?

Understanding Cultural Diversity and Why It Is Valuable in Supporting Workplace Diversity

  • What Is Cultural Diversity and How Will It Help Me and My Organization?
  • Now That I Know What It Is How Do I Use This New Knowledge to Support and Sustain Workplace Performance, Productivity and Profits?

What Do We Already Know About Workplace Diverity?

  • Facts
  • Fiction
  • Myths

Workplace Diversity/Cultural Diversity - so What, What Difference Do They Make?

  • Building Your Toolkit
  • Ensuring the Proper Tools Are in Your Toolkit
  • One Tool Fits All Purposes?

Workplace Diversity Advantages

  • Allows for Increased Creativity
  • Forces Enhanced Concentration
  • Groups Become More Effective and Productive

Workplace Diversity Disadvantages

  • Lack of Cohesion Causing Inactivity
  • Miscommunication
  • Stress and Tension
  • Less Productivity
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This course was last revised on March 28, 2018.

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T. Hensley (Ted) Williams, J.D.

T. Hensley (Ted) Williams, J.D.

The Williams Group

  • Principal consultant at the Des Moines-based human resources management and training firm The Williams Group (TWG) serving a national clientele in more than 20 industries
  • Provides human resource consulting and training services which include employee handbook/policy manual design, executive coaching, investigations, workplace diversity, wage and salary compensation program design, succession planning and affirmative action planning
  • Designs and delivers on-site and web-casted human resources training workshops and seminars
  • Combines his legal training with his extensive HR background
  • His focus is not on helping clients “win the case” but on working with the client company to buttress its core competencies and build a workplace/workforce culture in which staff has no reason to “bring a case forward”
  • More than 20 years of workplace/workforce management consulting and training experience as an HR executive, consultant, litigation expert witness and trainer
  • Designed, developed and coordinated human resources policies, programs and systems for startup, expanding and mature companies throughout the U.S.
  • Facilitates executive and board retreats
  • Keynote and session speaker for national, regional and local annual conventions and confabs
  • Lloyd’s of London has certified him as a management trainer
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Product ID: 401651
Published 2018
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