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    The 4 I’s: Understanding the Road to Cultural Competency

    Date: July 17, 2014, 11:15am – 1:00pm
    Jerod D Harris
    Hickory Stick at Highlands Golf Course 875 Sports Way, Elgin, Illinois 60123
    $20 - members; $25 - member's guests; $40 - non-members for all monthly programs unless otherwise indicated.
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    We live in an ever-changing diverse world where multiculturalism is the norm and co-exists with many other dimensions of diversity. An organization's ability to understand, develop, engage, motivate and leverage its diverse workforce is crucial for long-term, sustainable success.

    In this briefing, The Kaleidoscope Group will address how to build a culturally competent organization that proactively engages its internal talent and builds effective relationships with its customers, partners and external stakeholders to achieve desired business results.

    Who should attend: D&I Practitioners, Managers & Leaders and Human Resource Professionals

    Participants will:

    •  Understand the business link between cultural competence and organizational success

    •  Understand the characteristics of a culturally competent organization

    •  Gain clarity around the journey one must take to build a culturally competent organization

    •  Learn the benefits of having a culturally competent organization

    •  Assess their organization’s level of cultural competence

    Participants will leave this session with the tools and framework to create an education road map to develop the organization’s cultural competency.

    Jerod D. Harris is a consultant with the Kaleidoscope Group. He joined the company in early 2011 and has supported the organization in consulting, speaking and business development. He has a strong creative spirit and utilizes this passion to conduct sales campaigns, new product launches, and the overall branding strategy of the company.

    Prior to joining the Kaleidoscope Group, Harris co- founded and still serves as Partner and Co-Founder of Youngmindz, a marketing and generational consulting firm and subsidiary of The Kaleidoscope Group. In his role, Jerod helps organizations to better understand the millennial generation and how to create synergy between the four generations currently in the workforce. He also has spoken at high schools on building inclusive leadership within the student body.

    Reservations not cancelled 24 hours prior to the meeting will be charged the cost of the meal.