Chamber announces new education series, “Building Inclusive and Equitable Workplaces”
Moorhead, Minn. (August 18, 2020) – The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce announces the launch of a new virtual education series, Building Inclusive and Equitable Workplaces, available at no charge for all businesses and individuals beginning this fall.
Developed by topic experts and business leaders, this six-part series provides sessions focused on inclusive workplace practices. “Building Inclusive and Equitable Workplaces” supports employers to build even better workplaces where all individuals are welcome and invested in, and engaged in work they find rewarding. By equipping employers with practical strategies, they will be positioned to develop, or build upon, their own diversity, equity and inclusion vision, not only to better their business and industry, but for a better Fargo Moorhead West Fargo metro.
Each virtual training series takes place from 10 to 11 a.m. The schedule and topics are as follows:
September 10: The Business Case: Why a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Strategy is Important for Business Success
- September 24: Inclusive Leadership: Beyond Leadership Buy-in to Leadership in Action
- October 8: Unconscious Bias: Self-Awareness Leads to Organizational Awareness
- October 22: Cultural Competencies: What They Are & Why They Are Important
- November 5: Enhancing Your Employer Brand: Recruitment, Retention & Engagement Strategies Through a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Lens
- November 12: Creating A Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Scorecard: How to Define Success & Measure It
Each virtual session is approved for HRCI Credits (SHRM CE). All who sign up will also receive access to the session recordings.
Building Inclusive and Equitable Workplaces is presented by The Chamber and Dawson Insurance, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC company, and brought to you by the financial support of Fueling Our Future.
Learn more about and sign up for this series at fmwfchamber.com.
About The Chamber
The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce is a bi-state, regional federation of more than 2,100 private, public and non-profit member firms representing more than 109,000 people. The largest local chamber in North Dakota and Minnesota, The Chamber advocates for a strong metropolitan community and supports the interests of its members, which are located in Cass and Clay Counties and beyond.