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Using the Arts to Promote Diversity and Inclusion

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On June 19 at 1:00pm ET, speakers from Aetna and Travelers will join us for a webcast in partnership with The Conference Board on the role of the arts in promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace. 

 

Today’s workforce is diverse in every way. Employees come from many backgrounds that cross ethnic, generational and economic lines. Through exhibitions, performances, and workshops, the arts provide opportunities for employees to grapple with workplace concerns and become more familiar with their coworkers in the next cubicle or around the world. Employers will provide examples of how using the arts as a new tool brings their diversity and inclusion programs to new levels.


In viewing, participants will:

  • Gain insights from best practice companies.
  • Hear how the arts can bridge diversity concerns in the workplace.
  • Learn how the arts can help with diversity and inclusion recruitment.

 

The webcast is free to members of Americans for the Arts and The Conference Board.  Americans for the Arts members should email tharrigan@artsusa.org to register.  Members of The Conference Board can register by visiting, The Conference Board's website.

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