In our everyday life and the workplace, we come across people from different backgrounds and with different ideologies to ours. This course will teach you how to harness the power of diversity to reap the benefits associated with it. You will learn about diversity in the workplace, effectively gathering diverse points of view and creating a culture that welcomes diversity in order to achieve and surpass collective objectives.
By the end of this course, you will understand the following:
- What diversity means in the context of gathering diverse points of view at work, as well as the different kinds of diversity to consider.
- The benefits of gathering diverse viewpoints
- What inclusion means and why it is essential to the benefits of diversity
- Tools that you can use to gather the diverse viewpoints in a group
We know that different people like to learn in different ways. If you like to write notes as you work through a course, here’s a handy study guide (.PDF) for you, in printable or “fillable” form. Use the printable version if you would like to print out the study guide and write down your notes. Or, if you prefer to use a PDF reader you can take notes on your favorite handheld device using the “fillable” version.