Diversity and Inclusion (DNI101)

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018
 
Day/Time:
Tuesday 19:40-21:30
Start Date:
September 19th
Hours:
20
Instructor:
Norman Grant
Location:
Tokyo (Maps & Directions)
Fees:
¥58,500
Early-Bird ? :
¥49,725
Friend of TUJ ? :
¥52,650

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Course Details

Diversity & Inclusion has become the new way to combat all those biases preventing progress in social interactions and even more so in the workplace. The unstoppable, evolving social demographics, everywhere, has presented a great opportunity that if seized by individuals and organizations, can realize the true value of an inclusive environment. One of the issues we will discuss is whether here in Japan there is the persistent mindset that women should be at home, thus making it very difficult for them to climb the corporate ladder. The main purpose of this experiential course is to help participants begin the process of understanding their mindsets towards others that are different from them and how these same mindsets distorts how we perceive and then either accept or reject others.

Instructor

Norman Grant

Norman is a corporate executive coach, facilitator and HR consultant with a BSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Manitoba. He has around 30 years of working experience in the Asia Pacific Region namely in China, Korea and Japan. Motivated by his great interest in Asian history and cultures, he has accumulated a vast and diversified first-hand experience. Having lived and worked in Asia for such a long time, he has provided a variety of customized experiential workshops to a wide number of multinationals in various sectors. In addition, he conducts an annual seminar on Diversity and Inclusion at the ICS center in Hitotsubashi University which is attended by students taking the MBA Program.

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