Western NYDiversity for Dummies: A Modern Approach to Workplace Diversity

Diversity for Dummies: A Modern Approach to Workplace Diversity

Legal requirements, the chance for a competitive advantage, and a desire for true human connection all drive an employer’s pursuit for diversity and inclusivity, but where should you start? This interactive session will bring a new, modern perspective to the way you think about diversity while providing you with the skills necessary to incorporate inclusion in your company.

By the end of this session, participants will:

  • Know what diversity is and understand its many facets
  • Understand the importance of safe and inclusive spaces in the workplace
  • Learn how to create and promote safe and inclusive environments to acquire hands-on skills for solving diversity-related problems in a variety of work environments

The National Human Resources Association is a recognized provider of recertification credits. This activity has been approved for 2 credit hours toward California, GPHR, PHRi, SPHRi, PHR and SPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.

This program has been submitted to SHRM for review.

About Our Presenter

From walking around in a body that doesn’t feel quite right to depending on a four-legged friend to get through life, Kayden Maclay has overcome his fair share of adversities in 22 short years. With the help of humor and a little humility, Kayden uses personal anecdotes to connect and engage with his audience, bringing a fresh approach to an important topic.

Kayden is currently a senior Kent State student studying Business Management and Communications. He has delivered trainings for the Erie County Medical Center, the UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and the Kent State University Undergraduate Nursing Program, among others.

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