How can we become more adapt at leading through and across difference?
Our next Linkage leadership webinar, presented by the Global Institute for Leadership Development® (GILD), is designed to answer this important question.
Join us this Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. ET for Leading through Difference – Kwame Jackson’s Journey towards Inclusion over Bias.
Bias and difference are tricky subjects. People often want to downplay and sugarcoat difference–or avoid acknowledging it at all. To complicate matters, bias can be linked to prejudice, discrimination, hatred, and even acts of violence.
Yet, we all have personal stories that prove that when we acknowledge and honor difference appropriately, it can be a window into how we include and exclude others. And, it can help us become more aware and adept at leading across and through difference.
Register now to join us for an important conversation about mitigating bias and moving toward true inclusion in the workplace.
Learn more from Kwame at GILD
During #LinkageGILD, Kwame will lead the “Learning Through Difference” Learning Team to examine the important topics covered at GILD through an inclusion lens. He will also appear on the main stage as part of “Leading Across Difference: Unique Leadership Journeys,” during which he will explore the seen and unseen differences in the workplace–and share how we can embrace, celebrate, and lead through difference to empower truly effective teams.
About Kwame Jackson, Presenter
Kwame Jackson is a noted leadership strategist, global contributor for Newsweek, and a frequent political commentator for CNN, MSNBC, FOX, and NewsOne. Best known for his inspiring leadership performance as the Runner-Up on Season 1 of NBC’s Apprentice, Kwame combines his Harvard Business School, Goldman Sachs, and Procter & Gamble corporate pedigree with thoughtful civic engagement, and an affable nature that allows him to touch audiences as a sought-after professional speaker and U.S. Department of Commerce National Entrepreneur Awardee.