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DEI Coaching

DEI Coaching

DEI coaching is a personalized and targeted approach to supporting individuals, leaders, or teams in their journey toward creating a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment. Here’s an overview of what DEI coaching looks like:

  1. Individual Coaching:
    • Leadership Development: Coaching for leaders to enhance their understanding of DEI issues, develop inclusive leadership skills, and foster a diverse and inclusive team culture.
    • Personal Awareness: Coaching sessions to help individuals become more aware of their biases, assumptions, and behaviors, fostering a deeper understanding of the impact of their actions on others.
  2. Team Coaching:
    • Conflict Resolution: Coaching to address and resolve conflicts related to diversity and inclusion within teams, promoting effective communication and collaboration.
    • Building Inclusive Teams: Coaching teams to create an inclusive environment where every team member feels valued and heard.
  3. Cultural Competence Coaching:
    • Cross-Cultural Communication: Coaching individuals or teams on effective communication across diverse cultural backgrounds.
    • Navigating Cultural Differences: Providing strategies and skills to navigate cultural differences in the workplace.
  4. Inclusive Leadership Coaching:
    • Strategy Development: Coaching leaders on developing and implementing DEI strategies aligned with organizational goals.
    • Accountability: Holding leaders accountable for fostering an inclusive culture and addressing any barriers to inclusion within their teams.
  5. Career Development Coaching:
    • Underrepresented Talent Development: Coaching individuals from underrepresented groups on career development strategies and navigating potential challenges.
    • Mentorship and Sponsorship: Coaching on seeking and providing mentorship or sponsorship within the organization.
  6. Feedback and Reflection:
    • Feedback Sessions: Providing constructive feedback on behaviors that contribute to or hinder a diverse and inclusive workplace.
    • Reflective Practices: Encouraging individuals to reflect on their experiences and actions, fostering continuous learning and growth.
  7. Unconscious Bias Coaching:
    • Identifying and Mitigating Bias: Coaching individuals on recognizing and mitigating unconscious biases in decision-making processes.
    • Creating Inclusive Habits: Developing habits and practices that contribute to a more inclusive and equitable work environment.
  8. Intersectionality Coaching:
    • Understanding Intersectionality: Coaching individuals on understanding and addressing the intersecting dimensions of diversity and identity.
    • Inclusive Leadership Across Identities: Coaching leaders on leading teams with diverse and intersecting identities.
  9. Employee Resource Group (ERG) Support:
    • Supporting ERG Leaders: Coaching leaders of ERGs on effective leadership, goal-setting, and collaboration with other organizational units.
  10. Measuring and Evaluating Impact:
    • Impact Assessment: Working with individuals and teams to measure the impact of their DEI efforts and identifying areas for improvement.

DEI coaching is often delivered through one-on-one sessions, group sessions, or a combination of both. It is a dynamic and ongoing process that adapts to the evolving needs of individuals and the organization. The goal is to empower individuals with the knowledge, skills, and mindset needed to contribute to a more inclusive and equitable workplace.

Intersectional DEI Capabilities

We are facilitators, educators, and speakers who help organizations tackle diversity and inclusion through customized facilitation training, mediation, and speaking engagements to help create better practices.

  • Workshops & Training
  • Facilitation
  • Executive Coaching
  • Speaking Engagements
  • Conflict Management
  • Inclusive Marketing
  • Policy Review
  • Inclusive Processes and Systems
  • Strategic Planning
  • Talent Management
  • Impact Investing
  • Social Responsibility
  • Employee Resource Groups (ERG) and DEI Initiative Development
  • Keynote Speaking Engagements
  • DEI Focused Retreat Experience
  • DEI Executive Leadership Coaching
  • Diverse Talent Recruitment and Retention
  • Impact Investing Guidance and Support
  • Active Listening Workshops and Seminars
  • Organizational Change Management
  • DEI Internal and External Communications Plans
  • DEI Marketing
  • Racial Equity & Anti-racism Training
  • Allyship Training
  • Angel and VC Funding Partnerships
  • Organizational Management & Valuing of Human Difference
  • Mental Health Educational Programs
  • Launching Employee/Business Resource Groups/Affinity Groups
  • DEAI Audits and Assessments
  • Unconscious Bias Training
  • Understanding Microaggressions
  • Women’s Leadership Conferences & Events
  • Wellness Initiatives
  • Setting DEI Metrics & Tracking
  • Selecting, Hiring & Developing a DEI Officer
  • Establishing High Performing Diversity Councils/Committees

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