ExploringPre-Law

Equity First: The Path to Inclusion and Belonging

Equity is a very important concept in today’s workplace. In this course, instructor Mary-Frances Winters helps you gain a better understanding of what it is, shows you some of its benefits, and offers some practical advice on fostering equity in hiring, promotions, and development. Mary-Frances begins by explaining what equity is and how it compares to equality. She highlights how equity makes organizations stronger, then goes over what equity in the workplace looks like. Mary-Frances discusses gender equality, racial and ethnic equity, sexual orientation equity, and equity for people with disabilities. Then she goes over ways to develop and enact equitable practices in hiring, promotions, and leadership. Mary-Frances concludes with a roadmap pointing us toward a more equitable future.

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