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  • WEBINAR: "Starting the Conversation: How to Become a Better Diversity Staffing Partner to your Clients"

WEBINAR: "Starting the Conversation: How to Become a Better Diversity Staffing Partner to your Clients"

  • Thursday, June 18, 2020
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Zoom Webinar


As demonstrated by recent events, there is much to be done to bring about racial equity in our communities, and staffing agencies find themselves in a pivotal moment. They can become allies to diverse populations and increase diversity within the workforce. It all starts with a conversation – a conversation with ourselves, our team, and most importantly our clients. In this installment, you will learn how to uncover your unconscious biases, handle diversity conversations with your clients, and get proximate to diverse candidate pools. The voices are loud, and we are listening as a nation. Ground needs to be gained and staffing agencies can become the catalyst for change in creating inclusive and diverse workplaces and communities.

SPEAKER: Lourdes Olvera-Marshall, Esq. 

Lourdes Olvera-Marshall is a Diversity & Inclusion leader, executive coach, consultant, and NYU Adjunct Professor. Her NYU classes include Leading with Diversity & Inclusion and How to Gain Influence in the Workplace. A prolific speaker, Lourdes has presented to various organizations in New York City, London, Mexico, and Washington, D.C. including to Capitol Hill U.S. Senate staff members.

Ms. Olvera-Marshall holds a law degree from Mexico with honors (ITAM), a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from NYU School of Law, and a degree in Organizational and Executive Coaching from NYU. She is also a trained chef and holds a Cordon D’Or culinary degree. Ms. Olvera-Marshall is the recipient of NYU’s 2018 inaugural Global Services Outstanding Professional award, and was recently named to Crain’s New York Business 2020 inaugural Notable Women in Talent Resources.


NYSA Members: No Charge
Non-Members: $59 per person


This program will be offered as a WEBINAR only.

Cancellations will be accepted via email by June 16, 2020. No Refunds after June 16, 2020. No-shows will be billed.

New York Staffing Association (NYSA)

P.O. Box 518, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054

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