Lisa Cooper's diversity speech explains how she built a business out of a passion for diversity while utilizing the power of networking. The New York native moved to Norway as a young professional after meeting her future husband at an American night club. Going from a very multicultural and large city to a significantly more homogeneous and smaller sized city and the assumptions, stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination she encountered as a black woman sparked her interest in diversity. She became a passionate educator and advocate for diversity in the workplace.
In 2008 she founded the Leadership Foundation with the objective of developing a company geared towards implementing diversity through consulting, projects and research. In her diversity speech, Cooper also explains how her network grew, developed and supported her throughout her career.
Networking and Fighting Racism
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Embracing Cultural Diversity
Unity in Diversity
Diversity Breeds Creativity
Diverse Boardroom Cultures
Media and Eliminating Stereotypes
Lisa Cooper Keynotes
The Lisa Cooper speeches describe how she became a passionate advocate for diversity and how she...
Lisa Cooper's Diversity Speech Champions Mulitculturalism at Work
- By: Alyson WyersOct 19, 2013