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DON'T LET A BARRIER BE A BULLY Campaign Launch Event - Gallery

Posted on: June 21, 2017

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On June 19, 2017, we launched our new accessibility campaign, DON'T LET A BARRIER BE A BULLY, in a commitment to make Canada #AccessibleForAll. We'd like to thank our generous event host, Borden, Ladn…

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Time to handle our missteps

Posted on: June 20, 2017

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Michael Bach, CCDP/AP - Founder and CEO

I’m excited about our new DON’T LET A BARRIER BE A BULLY campaign. At CCDI, we want to make Canada more inclusive at every level – in the community, in the wor…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 19, 2017

Posted on: June 19, 2017

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Sit down for a cup of coffee on a Monday morning for a new video series with Michael Bach, sharing his thoughts about diversity and inclusion from the week that has just passed and the week ahead.

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How to tell if your diversity and inclusion strategy is on track

Posted on: June 1, 2017

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Deanna Matzanke - Senior Director, Ideas, Insights and Innovation

How do I know if our diversity and inclusion (D&I) strategy is on the right track? This has been a very difficult question to ans…

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Michael Bach addresses the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs

Posted on: May 20, 2017

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Speaking Notes

Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario Act, 2017

Good afternoon Mister chairman, and committee members. I want to thank you for allowing me the opportunity to speak with you to…

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Five reasons why you should add eLearning to your diversity and inclusion strategy

Posted on: May 4, 2017

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Wanda Santini, PhD, CTDP - Director, Learning

Learning and development initiatives are at the core of diversity and inclusion (D&I) strategies. In fact, learning is one of the fourteen pillars of…

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BLOOM! 2017 – Photo Gallery

Posted on: May 3, 2017

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On April 27, we celebrated our annual spring gala, BLOOM!  The gala was hosted in Toronto’s prestigious Daniels Spectrum where we also announced the recipients of the 2017  Awards of Success.

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Women and leadership: Social constructs that skew a gender balance

Posted on: March 2, 2017

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Steven Francis, MSc - Director, Measurement and Analytics

As my picture attached to this blog suggests, my personal experience on gender in the workplace is as a man. That a man is talking about gend…

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Quebec Muslim Massacre

Posted on: February 3, 2017

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Hi there, folks. It’s me, Michael Bach, your Diversity Dude.

And no. CCDI has not relocated to somewhere tropical. I’m on vacation, but I was so moved by recent actions in my home country that I…

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Coming in from the Cold – Tips to align your diversity strategy with your organizational strategy

Posted on: January 27, 2017

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Zakeana Reid, CHRP - Senior Director, Special Projects

The pilot stage of CCDI Employer Inclusivity Index (EII) project is ending and we are putting the finishing touches on the final product for rol…

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