Qsurjybrqystfjjqndfw

Diversity and Inclusion 101

On Demand Webinar Duration 60 Minutes

  Enroll in Course

Speaker: Dr. Laura McGuire is a nationally-recognized trainer, subject matter expert, and inclusion consultant

This activity has been approved for 1 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR, PHR, PHRca, SPHR, GPHR, PHRi and SPHRi recertification through HR Certification Institute (HRCI). Please make note of the activity ID number on your recertification application form. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org

Overview

Diversity and inclusion are common buzzwords these days but few understand what they really mean or entail. In this webinar, we will explore what diversity and inclusion REALLY are as well as common myths and misconceptions. We will discuss everything from implicit and explicit bias, diversity in areas you haven't thought of, intent vs. impact, and calling in vs. calling out and more.

Participants will explore their personal relationship with systems of privilege and oppression and leave with actionable ways to increase their inclusive practices, both as individuals and members of organizations. We will explore the history of diversity and inclusion, how structural inequality has led to the marginalization of communities in the United States, and the future of D & I trends.

Why Should You Attend

If you have often wondered what the big deal is around diversity and inclusion (D&I) and wanted to explore the facts versus the myths of this ever-expanding field than this is the webinar for you. We will be exploring the foundational pieces of what the history, purpose, and future of D&I is. In this exploration we will uncover often over looked components of the topic as well as putting to rest common myths and misconceptions. Participants will leave with a foundational knowledge of the topic as well as actionable tools for using D&I best practices in their personal and professional life

Areas Covered

  • Diversity
  • Inclusion
  • Equity
  • Equality
  • Bias
  • Stereotypes
  • Cultural Humility
  • Best practices

Who Will Benefit

  • Managers
  • HR professionals
  • Executives


Your Instructor


Dr. Laura McGuire
Dr. Laura McGuire

Dr. Laura McGuire is a nationally-recognized trainer, subject matter expert, and inclusion consultant. In 2018 she founded The National Center for Equity and Agency to further her mis-sion of healing the structural inequalities that lead to interper-sonal violence and marginalization.

Dr. McGuire earned her bachelor's degree in social sciences from Thomas Edison State University and her graduate degrees in educational leadership for change from Fielding Graduate University. Her doctoral dissertation, entitled “Seen but Not Heard: Pathways to Improve Inclusion of LGBT Persons and Sexual Trauma Survivors in Sexual Health Education,” exam-ined the marginalization of sexual minorities within health edu-cation on a global scale.

Dr. McGuire is a certified full-spectrum doula, professional teacher, a certified sexual health educator, and a vinyasa yoga instructor. Her experience includes both public and private sec-tors, middle schools, high schools, and university settings. In 2015, she served as the first Sexual Violence Prevention and Education Program Manager at the University of Houston, and in 2017, she became the first Victim Advocate/Prevention Edu-cator at the US Merchant Marine Academy. She is a member of the American Association of Sexuality Educa-tors Counselors and Therapists (AASECT), Society of Profes-sional Consultants, and is a member of numerous committees and boards. Dr. McGuire lives in the United States, where she works as a full-time consultant and expert witness.


Get started now!



Frequently Asked Questions


What is a webinar?
A webinar is an interactive web conferencing medium that is a blend of audio, synchronized slides, polling and Q&A sent over the Internet. Webinars allow you to access the LIVE content at your convenience.
At what time should I login for the webinar?
The right time to login would be at least 20 minutes before the webinar - to check if your computer is working fine – audio and video. You will receive a mail a few days in advance of the webinar scheduled date and time with instructions to you–re your system settings for compatibility. Smart HR Learn recommends that the computer be tested at least an hour or two before the webinar is scheduled to begin.;
Is there a provision for refund, if so, how?
In case you are unable to attend a Live webinar that you have registered for, you can send in a request for a refund by e-mail prior to 48 hours of the webinar's scheduled date and time. You must state the name of the course, date of purchase and the reason for the refund request. All refund requests will be considered and responded to within two business days of receipt of request. In the event of a no-show or the non-functioning of your PC or server there would be no refund provided. However, attendee substitutions are welcomed at any time
I am unable to attend a LIVE webinar. Is there a recording I can listen to?
Yes we also provide recorded Webinars, basically the completed audio visual recording of the LIVE webinar, which includes the Q&A session.