Diversity – Key Element in Today’s Workforce

Dr. Hope Obika Waobikeze

Chief Financial Officer / Assistant Director at City of Houston

Learning Objectives

Diversity, a key element in the workforce? Yes! Progressive entities with national and global presence must address diversity to stay viable and successful. The workplace, workforce, and customers are constantly changing-diversity is important for balancing productivity. Communities, businesses, and companies are also changing; therefore, embracing diversity will foster inclusiveness for success, profitability, and competitiveness.


Key Takeaways:



  • Balancing Global Challenges, and Barriers with Increased Influence and Comprehensive Presence

  • Company Growth, Profitability and Customer Satisfaction

  • Understanding Workforce Needs, Talent Retention, Job Satisfaction and Creating a Safe Workplace