Greetings from the Founder,

Dennis Kennedy

Dennis KennedyAs founder of the National Diversity Council, I would like to welcome you to the fourth and final edition of the 2012 Louisiana Diversity Council Newsletter. As the winter holidays approach, I invite you to look back on all our events and programs from this past year, and join us at our upcoming holiday mixers, in order to learn how you can become more involved with the council's work in 2013.

Top 10 Tips for Effective Leadership

When you are wrong, admit it. Don’t worry about losing credibility. Your staff will respect you for doing what is best! You don’t have to do everything yourself. Give your staff the tools to take on more responsibility. You will be a better leader with less on your plate and will be developing your staff at the same time.

From the Glass Ceiling to the ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’: Surviving Workplace Turmoil in the 21st Century!

For the past three decades great emphasis has been placed on increased diversity in the workplace and concern for how a ‘glass ceiling’ keeps women and minorities from reaching the top positions in a company, government agency or business. As we advanced toward the 21st Century, most of the American workforce failed to see the changing dynamic for employment longevity.


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Oct 30, 20124th Annual Louisiana Women's Conference

Nov 16, 2012Louisiana College Diversity Summit

Dec 7, 2012Louisiana Leadership Roundtable

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