Webinar 39: Building an Inclusive Learning Culture: Strategies for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in L&D

January 18, 2024

In an ever-changing world, the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is increasingly recognized across all sectors of society. DEI refers to creating an environment where individuals of different races, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, and age feel welcomed and valued regardless of background.

Studies have shown that workplaces with diverse and inclusive cultures have better business outcomes. McKinsey & Company's "Diversity Wins" report found that companies with more diverse executive teams outperformed their industry peers in profitability by 33%.

During the webinar, participants learned how learning and development professionals can help organizations build inclusive and diverse cultures that drive innovation, enhance productivity, and foster creativity.

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Adaora Ayoade

Adaora Ayoade: IFC-LPI TPMA Trainer and Assessor, IFC-certified Master Trainer, Professional Certified Coach, Immediate Past President of the ICF Nigeria Chapter

Adaora Ayoade is the CEO of EZ37 Solutions Ltd, a leading HR consulting firm—accredited by the ICF—that provides certification in professional coaching.
Adaora has over 20 years of senior-level experience in facilitation, team development, and individual as well as corporate coaching across various sectors. She excels at transforming high-potential individuals into dynamic leaders and has coached numerous people and teams across different levels of leadership. Adaora’s educational achievements include the completion of Entrepreneurial Studies at Harvard Business School, an MBA from Business School Netherlands, and an MSc and BSc from the University of Ibadan.

She is a member of various national and international institutes and associations including the Institute of Directors, International Coaching Federation, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management, and Society for Human Resource Management.


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