Creating a Welcoming Workplace - Building a Foundational Understanding of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)
A welcoming workplace is essential to fostering employee productivity and retention. Employees who feel comfortable and valued at work are more likely to perform well and stay at your company. Creating a welcoming workplace is a key part of becoming a diverse and inclusive business. Employers who tap into the full potential of the region's workforce by building a welcoming and inclusive work environment are posed to better attract and retain workers. Join on on our journey through a series of educational sessions presented by a number of key speakers and industry professionals who will guide us in "Creating a Welcoming Workplace".
Building a foundational understanding of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)
Ada Tai, Renate Burwash & Mike Annett
A session on building a foundational understanding of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI), how it impacts employers and employees within the organization, and help create a business case for organizations to embark or continue in their EDI journey. This session will touch upon key definitions, highlight the benefits of various EDI strategies, and provide a high-level understanding of unconscious biases in our every day lives that impact decision making as employers.
Light refreshment will be served.