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Webinar: Diversity in the Workplace

May 23 2018

What does diversity mean, and how does inclusion empower the workplace? Join Principal for a live webinar on Inclusion Thinking. We’ll discuss our definitions of diversity and how we work toward a workplace environment of inclusion. Using specific cases, we’ll show how being inclusive drives innovation and inspired employee performance. This session will feature practical advice, actionable items, and tools to help you leverage diverse thinking while solving problems and building environments where all are welcome to be themselves

This activity, ID No. 353051, has been approved for 1 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

Webinar Details:

Date: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm- 3:00 pm EST

About the Presenter

Heather Schott
Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Principal Financial Group

Heather Schott, Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion, has been with the Principal for 20 years. Within this role Heather is responsible for the diversity and inclusion strategy and initiatives for our global population. In Heather’s initial 17 years of service she held a variety of roles within the IT community. She has worked across business units supporting product development, accounting, actuarial and operational functions. In her last IT role, she led a team of data solution architects driving data management practices. A Minnesota native, Heather received her undergraduate degrees – Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Business with an emphasis on management – from Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa. Heather is currently a member of The Conference Board Diversity & Inclusion Leaders II and Greater Des Moines Partnership Diversity & Inclusion council.