Maximizing diversity means appreciating and using the differences of others to create synergies that enable you to work at a level of productivity that you could not possibly achieve alone. In this course you will learn about different types of diversity and the strategies you can implement to promote understanding and respect for others in order to take full advantage of the power that comes from working with those who are different from you. This online course includes a Learner Workbook, which contains thought provoking exercises that are an integral part of successfully completing the course. The workbook is available as an online pdf document. It supplements the online course by engaging students with the exercises that are both personal and relevant, and can be utilized immediately to guide the student in the quest to improve their expertise in diversity.
To nurture communication of ideas and opinions across teams, an optional group discussion guide is provided.