This 1/2 day [3 hr] workshop will focus on the challenges, best practices and strategies associated with minority faculty and staff recruitment.The result of a 3 yr. study, this workshop examines why some schools are successful at diversity recruitment and why others are not.This workshop leverages over 18 years of diversity recruitment experience and is designed to empower individuals and institutions with information and resources to maximize their recruitment efforts. It will provide a framework for change and improve effectiveness of current and future work. It promises that participants will leave with concrete, tangible tips and strategies along with a comprehensive plan to address their individual obstacles and needs.
• Learn how to implement best practices and proven minority recruitment strategies
• Learn how and where to access information and resources that will assist them in meeting their diversity goals
• Create a Recruitment Plan and Calendar, and • Develop a Supply Network
• Take the Minority Recruitment Assessment Test [MRAT] to assess individual obstacles and needs.
Warren Reid, Founder and CEO of nemnet.com Minority Recruitment & Placement, a national diversity recruitment firm, established in 1994, that serves over 350 independent schools each year. Warren has presented this workshop at a number of independent schools and at four NAIS POCConferences.
Comments from past participants:
"Incredibly informative. Practical and helpful. Eye opening!"
“ I was completely energized not only by what I was learning, but by the sense of optimism and
enthusiasm in the room."
"I would highly recommend this workshop whether a beginner or seasoned recruiter."
" This was one of the most constructive and immediately useful workshops of any kind that I have attended in 30 years!"