Mentorship? It’s all about Executive Sponsorship! Empower Your Executives to Become Inclusion Champions | Sessions
In the next five years, 84% of organizations expect to have a shortfall of leaders—and this trend has worsened as women and other underrepresented groups continue to opt down or out of the workforce all together.
It is more important than ever to create the next generation of ready-now, diverse leaders.
But how? Join Kristen Howe, Chief Product Officer at Linkage, a SHRM company, to learn how you can turn your executive leaders into inclusion champions who serve as formal Executive Sponsors of key talent.
This session will empower you to begin a critical conversation about Executive Sponsorship at your organization and will help you identify four common pitfalls Human Resources professionals should avoid as they create and implement an Executive Sponsorship strategy at their organization.
- Explore how Executive Sponsorship differs from informal mentorship and understand how it can drive meaningful impact in your DEI metrics.
- Discover four common pitfalls to avoid as you develop and implement an Executive Sponsorship strategy and program for your talent.
- Learn best practices for adding Executive Sponsorship to your DEI toolkit and gain next steps you can immediately take to begin a critical conversation at your organization.