Workplace Diversity

Improving diversity knowledge is a required component of every company. With more and more businesses having global presence workplace diversity is a forgone conclusion. You will be able to use strategies to be proactive and remove barriers. You will be shown how to build and encourage diversity in their workplace and community.

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Improving diversity knowledge is a required component of every company. With more and more businesses having global presence workplace diversity is a forgone conclusion. You will be able to use strategies to be proactive and remove barriers. You will be shown how to build and encourage diversity in their workplace and community.

Our Workshop Diversity course will help you will understand what diversity is, and how you can create a more diverse environment. You will be instructed on how to use active listening and employ effective questioning techniques. By learning the right complaint resolution skills and choosing the right course of action communication throughout your business will be strengthened.

Workplace Diversity Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started

  • Icebreaker
  • Housekeeping Items
  • The Parking Lot
  • Workshop Objectives

Module Two: Understanding Diversity

  • What is Diversity?
  • Related Terms and Concepts
  • A Brief History
  • A Legal Overview

Module Three: Understanding Stereotypes

  • Stereotypes vs. Biases
  • Identifying Your Baggage
  • Understanding What This Means

Module Four: Breaking Down the Barriers

  • Changing Your Personal Approach
  • Encouraging Workplace Changes
  • Encouraging Social Changes

Module Five: Verbal Communication Skills

  • Listening and Hearing: They Aren"t the Same Thing
  • Asking Questions
  • Communicating with Power

Module Six: Non-Verbal Communication Skills

  • Body Language
  • The Signals You Send to Others
  • It"s Not What You Say, It"s How You Say It

Module Seven: Being Proactive

  • Encouraging Diversity in the Workplace
  • Preventing Discrimination
  • Ways to Discourage Discrimination

Module Eight: Coping with Discrimination

  • Identifying if You Have Been Discriminated Against
  • Methods of Reprisal
  • Choosing a Course of Action

Module Nine: Dealing with Diversity Complaints as a Person

  • What To Do If You"re Involved In A Complaint
  • Understanding Your Role
  • Creating a Support System

Module Ten: Dealing with Diversity Complaints as a Manager

  • Recording the Complaint
  • Identifying Appropriate Actions
  • Choosing a Path

Module Eleven: Dealing with Diversity Complaints as an Organization

  • Receiving a Complaint
  • Choosing a Response
  • Learning from the Complaint

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
  • Review of Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned
  • Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations

About Instructor

Jean-Pierre Fallou

Jean-Pierre (John) Fallou is a Business Executive with more than 30+ years of Business Development, HealthCare, IT Consulting, and Alliance Management experience with demonstrated success cultivating new business and markets, developing strategic relationships, and the delivery of high impact projects. A “Go-to” executive that formulates strategies that strengthen competitive position by conceptualizing and launching new services and solution offerings and by managing direct to enterprise, indirect global partner, and channel sales deals.

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  • 2 Lessons
  • Course Certificate