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Focus:  Social IQ & Cultural Competence
Length of Session: up to 3 hours 
Attendance: no limit
AV requirements: N/A
Room set-up: theatre or classroom
Handouts: 3-4 pages for participants
Stream: Management/Advanced Practitioner and/or Front-line

Topic Summary: 
Manitoba Labour sources suggest that by 2012, 100% of Manitoba’s labour pool growth will be New Canadians. Increased immigration means changes in our workplaces and in our communities. To manage and adapt to these changes it is absolutely essential that we build our cultural awareness. Join civility and communication expert Lew Bayer to learn about this important and interesting topic and boost your cultural competence. 

After attending this session, participants will be better able to: 
  • Have a strong understanding of the current immigration demographics and how they will impact you at work
  • Acknowledge personal biases, values, and assumptions and learn how these relates to cultural awareness
  • Have a stronger comfort and knowledge level in communicating and interacting with people of multiple cultures 

Topics covered include: 
Review of Labour and Immigration trends and impact 
Define “Cultural Awareness” and “Cultural Competence”
Understand why Cultural Competence is vital in the workplace
Assess your cultural competence 
Learn how to increase your cultural competence 
Evaluating our general Social Intelligence; Self-assessment
Discussing what does Social IQ has to do with leadership?

For a limited time offer, this lecture is offered as a 1 hour keynote or a 3 hour workshop for $3250.00 plus GST which includes all speaker’s travel expenses.

To book a session and or to check for available workshop dates please email us at call 204-996-4792
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