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Are you coming? Don’t miss out register for Glocal Outreach Workshop this Saturday
August 11, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
BizDiversity in partnership with Kirkland City invites you to join us for a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) workshop on Saturday, August 11th between 10:30 and 3:30pm at the Juanita Community Club in Kirkland.
As both global and local business exposure grows, our Seattle-area business communities and communities nationwide will increasingly need to collaborate to develop new outreach strategies to better serve an increasingly diverse community.
GLocal Outreach presents an educational opportunity to come together as a community to stay informed on important Diversity & Equity issues for businesses and entrepreneurs to work successfully in the Global society locally and to address increasing linguistic diversity among business owners and customers.
Participants will learn successful approaches to work across cultures and best practices around challenges by meeting with leaders of multicultural organizations and SMEs. gLocal Outreach will present workshops on the following aspects:
- Cultural Sensitivity for Businesses and Organizations
- Business Case for Diversity
- Diversity and Inclusion Best Practices
- Financial and Cultural Wealth
Meet the Panelists
Dr. Sandeep Krishnamurthy, PhD
Professor and Dean of School of Business, University of Washington
Topic: The Business Case for Diversity
Founder and Executive Director, ESL and Culture Coach, PhD, Educational Psychology and Cultural Studies, MA Linguistics/TESOL
Topic: Cultural Sensitivity for Businesses
Author: Do You Have ANY Safe Money?
Topic: Financial and Cultural Wealth
Founder, English Around the World.com
Topic: Please bring specific situations you encounter regarding cultural diversity. Estrella will help you brainstorm for solutions.
CEO and Founder, BizDiversity
Topic: Diversity and Inclusion Best Practices
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT and LUNCH will also be provided!!
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (206) 489-2640 .
Parking is available to accommodate up to 25 cars in the parking lot with street parking available. Parking is also available at a nearby GoodWill location.
SPECIAL THANKS TO SPONSORS AND MEDIA PARTNERS!!
- Arts of Kenmore
- Bellevue City
- City of Issaquah
- Eastside Refugee and Immigrant Coalition
- El Siete Dias
- Eastside Business Association
- City of Kirkland
- Juanita Neighborhood Association
- Kenmore City
- Kenmore/Bothell Chamber of Commerce
- Kirkland Alliance of Neighborhood
- Latina Seattle
- Muslim Community Neighborhood Association
- Seattle Latino Chamber of Commerce
- Wayfind Legal
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