Diversity & Inclusion

  • 6 Courses | 5h 9m 47s
  • 10 Books | 33h 19m
  • 9 Audiobooks | 27h 40m 34s
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Leveraging diversity effectively in organizations results in better outcomes. See how to leverage the collective talents of your diverse workforce. 

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COURSES INCLUDED

Workplace Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Action
A diverse and inclusive workforce is a business and human imperative. Regardless of your role or the size of your organization, everyone can play an active role in fostering diversity, equity, and inclusivity. Future business growth and success depend upon embracing inclusion and eliminating bias and discrimination in the workplace. However, for many organizations, building cultural and business practices that embrace workplace diversity can still feel elusive. Besides hiring diverse talent, what more can we do? This course is your guide to defining diversity, equity, and inclusion and advancing meaningful and impactful diversity, equity, and inclusion practices in your workplace. In this course, you'll learn to recognize key characteristics of DEI and practices for building and sustaining a healthy DEI culture. You'll also learn to identify behaviors that signal a breakdown in achieving an inclusive culture, key elements that enable diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging to take root, and the steps for demonstrating agility and resilience in your DEI journey.
7 videos | 39m
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Moving from Bias to Inclusion in a DEI Journey
An increased focus on the importance of DEI in the workplace has shed light on the fact that everyone has bias. Though it's rooted in human nature, it's important to understand what implicit bias is in order to develop the thoughtful inclusion mindset. In this course, you'll learn about the different kinds of implicit bias and how to recognize them in action. You'll also learn about the importance of committing to thoughtful inclusion in the workplace.
7 videos | 41m
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Recognizing and Addressing Micro-behaviors in the Workplace
Micro-behaviors are a macro problem. Dr. Alvin Poussaint described the cumulative impact of micro-aggressions as “death by a thousand nicks.” Subtle acts of exclusion – often unconscious – left unchecked will take a toll on your employees. These subtle forms of bias and discrimination often leave people frustrated and lead to decreased productivity. In this course, you'll learn to recognize the characteristics of the different types of micro-behaviors and how to decode the messages they send. You'll also learn to identify when and how to take action to address micro-aggressions, and how to use micro-inclusions as an antidote to micro-aggressions.
6 videos | 32m
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Becoming a DEI Ally and Agent for Change
To understand and appreciate diversity in the workplace, we must develop an understanding of ourselves and the diverse ways in which we view the world. Working in a diverse and inclusive workforce has many personal and professional benefits ranging from improved wellness and personal health to engagement and community and innovation and creativity. Equally important is the ability to leverage each of our unique talents, skills, and contributions. In this course, you'll explore strategies to help you become an advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion within the workplace. You’ll learn to build awareness of your values and social perspective and recognize specific actions that can improve social and cultural aspects of DEI. You’ll also learn about key concepts of allyship, methods to be a more inclusive communicator, and how to use the RISE model to become a DEI ally.
7 videos | 40m
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Bridging the Diversity Gap
Without a diverse workforce, organizations run the risk of viewing things from a very limited perspective. The organization provides the structure for operation, but it's the individuals within that organization who carry out the mission of the organization. To get the most innovative solutions from the individuals in your business, you need to create a workplace that embraces inclusion and avoids bias and stereotyping This course focuses on what diversity is and how to leverage the diversity within the organization. You’ll also explore the barriers, such as unconscious bias, that must be overcome to create a diversified and inclusive working environment.
7 videos | 26m
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Expert Insights on Diversity & Inclusion
Diversity is more diverse than you might realize. Go beyond the standard topics of race, religion, gender, and age to find out how a diverse workforce can benefit nearly any business.
49 videos | 2h 8m
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BOOKS INCLUDED

Book Summary

The Inclusion Dividend: Why Investing in Diversity & Inclusion Pays Off
The Inclusion Dividend discusses how to establish an inclusive corporate culture and use diversity to maximize productivity and innovation. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Book Duration 10m
Book Authors By Mark Kaplan, Mason Donovan

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How to Work with and Lead People not Like You: Practical Solutions for Today’s Diverse Workplace
In her book, How to Work with and Lead People not Like You, author Kelly McDonald explores the challenges to understanding and accepting people's cultures and values when they differ from ours. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Book Duration 13m
Book Authors By Kelly McDonald

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What If?: Short Stories to Spark Diversity Dialogue
Presenting a series of stories that illustrate key concepts about diversity, inclusion, and the value of an open mind, this workshop-in-a-book will stimulate diversity dialogue and activities to help organizations practice new thinking and behaviors.
Book Duration 2h 28m
Book Authors By Steve L. Robbins

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Safe Enough to Soar: Accelerating Trust, Inclusion, and Collaboration in the Workplace
Illustrated by scenarios taken from real-life situations, this book offers concrete actions team members, leaders, and organizations can take to build and maintain a productive, collaborative, and innovative environment in which people do their best work individually and collectively.
Book Duration 55m
Book Authors By Frederick A. Miller, Judith H. Katz

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Cyberconnecting: The Three Lenses of Diversity
Presenting a much-needed strategic framework required for cyberconnecting, this book explains how to establish connections across technological, cultural and social boundaries, mirrored in organisations succeeding in today’s hybrid business world.
Book Duration 4h 13m
Book Authors By Priya E. Abraham

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Diversity in Coaching: Working with Gender, Culture, Race and Age, 2nd edition
Authored by an international team of 21 coaching professionals from 10 countries, this book provides guidance on understanding diversity and on adapting coaching styles and techniques to meet individual needs, local demands and cultural preferences.
Book Duration 6h 2m
Book Authors By Jonathan Passmore (ed)

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The Inclusion Dividend: Why Investing in Diversity & Inclusion Pays Off
Providing framework to tap the bottom line impact that results from an inclusive culture, this book presents straightforward advice on ho