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    CV-SHRM Meeting - April "Diversity and Sensitivity Overview: The many aspects of diversity in the workplace and marketplace"

    Date: April 26, 2012, 8:00am – 9:30am
    Organizer:
    Catawba Valley SHRM
    Location:
    Catawba County Chamber of Commerce
    BB&T Board Room
    1055 Southgate Corporate Park SW
    Hickory, NC 28602
    Price:
    Members: $Free Non Members: $20
    Event Type:
    Meeting
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    In this session, Stan C. Kimer will be providing an overview of how diversity is a key organizational component that must be a part of any organizational strategy.  He will cover:

    • The importance of diversity to the corporation – the rationale and business case
    • The many dimensions of diversity (race, gender, cultural, generational, etc.)
    • Some basic definitions in the diversity arena
    • Current hot and new areas: generational diversity, cultural diversity, LGBT diversity
    • Key executional components of a holistic diversity strategy
    • Some quick sensitivity training - the do’s and don’ts of interacting with people different than you

     

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