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E2: 5 Steps any Startups Can Do to Improve Diversity, Inclusion, Equity

Date(s) - 03/25/2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Organizer Polsky Center For Entrepreneurship And Innovation

by Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Date And Time

Thu, March 25, 2021

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PDT

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The workshop is intended to introduce participants to Diversity, Inclusion and Equity.

About this Event

The objective of this training is to educate entrepreneurs, suggest possible initiatives to undertake in the DI&E space and point them to external resources to tap into.


Awatif Yahya, Awe Horizons LLC, Founder

Awatif is the Founder of Awe Horizons LLC, an innovative company offering workshops to business managers and entrepreneurs helping them utilize their talent to create empowering and healthy workplaces. Awatif is a Fulbright scholar with 15 years international work experience, 10 of which with a multinational organization, British American Tobacco (a Fortune 500 company). Her career at BAT included working in Dubai (U.A.E.), Hamburg (Germany), London (U.K.) and Algiers (Algeria). She started her career in IT before moving on to business project management, marketing intelligence, HR reward analyst and finally Head of HR at BAT.

Awatif is passionate about organizations that are inspiring, motivating, safe and fun workplaces. She has great appreciation for the role of emotional intelligence in achieving competitive advantage and is an advocate for leadership skills across all levels. She has made it her mission to encourage more organizations to take the lead in employee development and engagement, creating the next generation of super-duper workplaces.

Thank you to MUFG Union Bank, N.A., for support of programming to reach small business owners. For more information, please visit: MUFG Union Bank.

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