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Get The Results: Employing DEI in WNY - 2022 Assessment results

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Get The Results: Employing DEI in WNY - 2022 Assessment results

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM) (EDT)


Get The Results: Employing DEI in WNY - 2022 Assessment results

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership helps WNY employers build more diverse and inclusive workplace cultures via programs, services and the sharing of best practices. In 2020 BNP conducted an inaugural Employing DEI in WNY Assessment 2020 served as a benchmark to see how WNY companies approach and measure diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

The 2022 update will answer the question, Has the Buffalo Niagara Community improved its DEI practices at work? Join us on October 18 to find out as we take a deep dive into the results and explore where Buffalo Niagara employers are today and what progress has been made since 2020. The webinar will review: Progress in employer-led diversity, equity, and inclusion practices since 2020 A snapshot of how WNY companies currently approach D&I across the region Actionable takeaways for your company to advance your D&I initiatives The full report will be made available on our website after the webinar event.

Date: Tuesday, October 18, 2022
Time:  10:00 AM – 11:00 AM   
Tickets: Free

Details for the webinar will be sent to registered attendees in the GrowthZone confirmation email and a reminder will be sent on the morning of the event. Please contact with any questions. 

Special thanks to Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY for donating the printing and distribution of the final report.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2022 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM) (EDT)
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