Unique Features | DiversityFIRST™ Executive Certification

Unique Features

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Nationally Recognized

Program offered by the National Diversity Council, a highly reputable organization that is recognized nationally and regionally as an effective resource for organizations who wish to stimulate leadership and innovation in promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion within the workplace and the community.

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Certified Executive Coaches

The program culminates in preparation of an Inclusive Leadership Action Plan — under the guidance of a high level certified executive coach — which makes this training more personalized, practical, and useful than training programs that don’t have this feature. (See coaches).

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Subject-Matter-Experts

The program has a faculty of recognized subject-matter-experts whose extensive practical experience and evidence-based research is shared with participants.

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VP or Higher

The content focuses on strategy, communication, and influence which is tailored to and is more important for the vice president level executives and above than for mid and lower levels professionals.

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Networking

The program provides a rare opportunity for interaction and networking with peer senior executives in different industries who are interested in advancing DEI.

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Certification

The program provides not a ‘certificate’ to participants that just show up; it offers a ‘certification’ in the form of the DiversityFIRST™ Certified Diversity Executive (DFCDE) designation to participants that earn it.