Create Great Inclusion: Diversity & Talent Webinar Series Leading with Self-Awareness: Moving from Welcoming to Belonging Spaces A firm sense of belonging is a critical aspect of creating organizational culture that supports the longevity, wellbeing, and innovation of staff. To attract and retain the best talent, leaders must be equipped to create belonging spaces for […]
Create Great Inclusion: Inclusion Institute The Grand Rapids Chamber Inclusion Institute is a 21st century workshop learning experience based on the Institute for Healing Racism. Why it matters: The workshop is designed to give participants tools to enhance their capacity to engage in conversation about racial equity, race, and racism through an intersectional lens. What […]
Create Great Inclusion: Diversity & Talent Webinar Series The Diversity & Talent Webinar Series addresses various talent needs of the West Michigan business community. These webinars, led by local subject matter experts, focus on ways to attract and retain top talent and include best practices in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Is the Talent Gap Affecting Your Bottom Line? Thousands of Michigan companies have successfully hired highly skilled international talent. Join the Grand Rapids Chamber and Global Detroit for a virtual workshop to learn: About the Global Talent Initiative How to utilize Optional Practical Training (OPT) to hire STEM talent The basics of H-1B visa program […]
Most American corporations invest money, time, and energy in diversity, equity, and inclusion – popular terms that realistically bear little weight. Companies say they want to hire people from a wide array of backgrounds, but do they even know what a diverse workforce looks like? Why do so many companies fail in creating and cultivating […]
The Grand Rapids Chamber believes creating great inclusion requires honest and open dialogue. The Institute for Healing Racism is a 21st century workshop learning experience that gives participants tools to enhance their capacity to engage in conversation about racial equity, race, racism, and through an intersectional lens. Chamber programs prioritize creating spaces where diverse perspectives […]
Join us for our Diversity & Talent Webinar Series on Tuesday, October 31 to discover your role in driving diversity and inclusion. Mariah Manuel-Berry, Organizational Development Consultant for Service Express will be joining us to teach how you can be a cultural catalyst in your community. During her presentation, you will: Learn actionable strategies to […]
Belonging is both a byproduct and a reward of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion done right — boosting team engagement, productivity, innovation, and culture within your organization — and Belonging means that everyone has access to what they need and whom they need in order to thrive. In this webinar, we'll focus on one organizational asset […]