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Listen to the recorded session from How to avoid the trap of a stalled D&I career”

Speaker: Leah Smiley, President of the Society for Diversity

This webinar is designed for professionals who seek to advance their career or those who want to make sure that their current position does not become a dead-end job. We will review the current state of the field of Diversity and Inclusion, the future of the role, and strategies for staying fresh and relevant.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

1:00pm – 2:00pm EST

“A Data-Driven & Interactive Approach to Preparing for the Future of D&I Work”

Speaker:  Leah Smiley, CDE

Session Overview:
This engaging and interactive session will use the design thinking approach to explore demographic trends and identify opportunities to adjust our work to better meet the changing needs of different organizations.

Learning Objectives:

1. Understand how to better align our work with shifting demographics, changing needs, and varying expectations.
2. Examine actual cases where a proactive Diversity and Inclusion strategy could have made a positive impact.
3. Redefine what effectiveness, disruption and agility means within the D&I space.

Speaker Bio:

Leah Smiley, CDE, is the founder and President of the Society for Diversity Inc. As a LinkedIn “All-Star”, Mrs. Smiley has facilitated hundreds of presentations for more than 10,000 professionals and executives around the world, as well as consulted with more than 100 organizations. She has 15 years of experience in Diversity and Inclusion, as well as 25+ years as a master of training and professional development.