Toronto 05.19.21 VIRTUAL Sensitivity Diversity and Inclusion at the Workplace

Date and Time

Starts:05/19/2021 6:00 PM

Ends:05/19/2021 7:30 PM

Event Type: Mentoring

1 CPD Hour(s)





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Toronto 05.19.21 VIRTUAL Sensitivity Diversity and Inclusion at the Workplace 

Participants will walk away with a new awareness of what issues can be sensitive, why diversity can be uncomfortable for some people, where those feelings came from, and how to challenge their own assumptions. Small actionable steps to become more sensitive and inclusive in the workplace will be discussed.


  • Recognizing areas that may be sensitive to some people
  • Why Political Correctness is only a band-aid
  • Actionable steps to changing individual perception and perspectives around diversity and inclusion


6:00 Welcome remarks by Hussain Haider Ali, Mentorship Chair
6:15 Presentation
7:15 Q&A / sign up as a mentor
7:30 End

Speaker bio(s)
Karen Minty

Karen Minty is a corporate trainer and college professor by day and TV talk show host and freelance writer by night. She is certified in both the TRIMA and DISC Models of Human Behaviour and holds a Master's degree in Adult Education. Through her experience leading, teaching and training others, she knows the secret to success is building strong relationships. Karen loves to help organizations develop leaders, increase their sales and recruitment potential and build strong cohesive teams.