Women of Color/Visible Minorities

In the United States, women of color refers to racially and ethnically diverse women. In Canada, visible minorities is the legal term for people who are non-Caucasian in race, non-white in color, and not Aboriginal. These historically underrepresented groups comprise an important workforce demographic, and the best diversity and inclusion initiatives and talent management practices account for the unique career challenges they experience.

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    The New Majority: Igniting the Future Through Inclusion and Partnerships

    THE NEW MAJORITY: Igniting the Future through Inclusion and Partnerships Connect. Collaborate. Contribute.

    The Asian American Business Roundtable's mission has always been about collaboration and connections. In that spirit, the AABR 2017 summit has embraced a theme of the "New Majority" to...

    Date & Time:
    11 January 2017 -
    13 January 2017
     
    Location:
    The Venetian
    3355 S Las Vegas Blvd
    Las Vegas, NV 89109
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    Dallas Roundtable: Engaging in Conversations About Gender, Race, and Ethnicity in the Workplace

    Learn how your organization can set conversation ground rules for positive dialogue and discussion among your employees and foster conversations that increase mutual respect, insight, and knowledge.

    Date & Time:
    December 13, 2016
    11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. CT

     
    Location:
    Texas Instruments Incorporated
    North Lobby
    8505 Forest Lane
    Dallas, TX 75243
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    Webinar: Starting Conversations About Gender, Race, and Ethnicity in the Workplace

    Talking about our differences is difficult. Discussing how some aspects of your identities differ from other people’s—and ways you may experience privilege and disadvantage—can feel uncomfortable, accusatory, and potentially threatening. In the workplace, people often struggle with how or even...

    Date & Time:
    30 November 2016

    1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET

    6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. UTC
  • The report identifies what happens to Black professionals' minds, bodies, and spirits when they feel set apart, undervalued, and not heard in the workplace. 

    Date: 2016
    Region: United States
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    2016 National Diversity Women's Business Leadership Conference

    Catalyst's Katherine Giscombe, PhD, Vice President and Women of Color Practitioner, Global Member Services, will be speaking at the 2016 Diversity Women’s Business Leadership Conference in a session titled: Leadership Effectiveness: Generational Collaboration Creating Unity and Business...

    Date & Time:
    10 October 2016 - 11 October 2016
    Location:
    Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor

    300 Light Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202
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    2016 National Diversity Women's Business Leadership Conference

    Catalyst's Katherine Giscombe, PhD, Vice President and Women of Color Practitioner, Global Member Services, will be speaking at the 2016 Diversity Women’s Business Leadership Conference in a session titled: Leadership Effectiveness: Generational Collaboration Creating Unity and Business...

    Date & Time:
    10 October 2016 - 11 October 2016
    Location:
    Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor

    300 Light Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202
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    Webinar: Day-to-Day Experiences of Inclusion and Exclusion Part II

    How do you define inclusion? Can you recall particular experiences at work when you felt included? Based on those, can you now describe what inclusion looks like?

    Now think about instances when you felt excluded. How would you describe those experiences? Perhaps you’re able to recall a specific...

    Date & Time:
    14 November, 2016

    2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET

    7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. UTC
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    Webinar: Day-to-Day Experiences of Inclusion and Exclusion Part I

    How do you define inclusion? Can you recall particular experiences at work when you felt included? Based on those, can you now describe what inclusion looks like?

    Now think about instances when you felt excluded. How would you describe those experiences? Perhaps you’re able to recall a specific...

    Date & Time:
    13 October, 2016

    3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. ET

    7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. UTC
  • Overview of frequently used knowledge products on topics or issues related to women, work, and inclusion.

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    Women Leveraging Change Summit 2016

    Women of color hold <3% of corporate board seats and African-American women hold <2% of senior leadership roles. We must change that dynamic!

    The Summit is designed to bring together executive women of color in a trusted environment to share authentically, and collaborate with “like” minded...

    Date & Time:

    25 May 2016

    10:00 AM - 9:00 PM ET


    26 May 2016

    7:30 AM - 9:00 PM ET


    Location:

    Boca Raton Resort & Club

    501 East Camino Real

    Boca Raton, FL, US, 33432