One Mind, Many Peoples
March 29, 2013 • Speaking
“One Mind, Many Peoples” was the title of my presentation at the Diversity Forum in Charlotte, North Carolina on Thursday, 28th March. It was attended by over 100 members from various companies and organizations. The theme for the morning workshop was “We best understand others when we understand ourselves first”. The goal of the workshop is to Know Thyself, and the outcome of this, developing empathy and harmony in diversity.
About The Diversity Forum
Vision: We believe diversity will give our nation a competitive advantage in the new global economy where ideas, concepts, knowledge and people have become a company’s most important assets.
Mission: To provide a diversity and inclusion platform that connects business leaders through innovation.
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