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2018 Award Nominees

WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION CHAMPION – Individual

Behind every program or initiative, is a diversity champion leading the way. We recognize that even large efforts start with a single person who makes inclusion a priority and dedicates their time and effort to putting that cause front and center. Award nominees in this category have made a name for themselves professionally as someone who rallies, educates, and exemplifies the ideals that a diverse workplace is a strong workplace.

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WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION CHAMPION – Strong Voices Award

The Strong Voices Award nominee is someone who is an outspoken and positive role model for diversity and inclusion in their community. By taking the spotlight, whether in the media, in public, or online, this award winner shines a light on the benefits of integrating different groups into the workforce and is an icon for positive change.

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WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION CHAMPION – Small Business

Accounting for 98% of businesses in BC, the majority of small businesses have less than 20 employees. Robust Human Resources programs are often not a reality, yet many small businesses impact lives through inclusive values. The Small BC Business Category recognizes business that have demonstrated a commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. These companies exemplify that no matter of size, a team made up of many different strengths is smart business sense. Both workplace atmosphere and employee impact are important factors, in addition to specific examples of tapping into diverse talent pools, such as persons with disabilities, women, Aboriginal people, recent immigrants, youth, LGBTQ2S.

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WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION CHAMPION – Large Business

Beyond policies and procedures, nominees are expected to demonstrate efforts and progress in identifying and employing diverse employees and engaging them in an inclusive workplace. The Large Business category recognizes businesses that show leadership as diversity and inclusion champions by looking beyond traditional recruitment and retention strategies.

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WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION CHAMPION – Public Sector

Diversity and inclusion within the Public Sector’s workforce is essential to serving a diverse public. Nominees in the Public Sector category include all levels of government, universities, utilities, health, the police, and municipalities. They have clear goals and easily identifiable reporting metrics when it comes to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. They consistently seek out new ways to innovate and creative programs to engage different groups within their community.

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WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION CHAMPION – Social Enterprise

A social enterprise is a business that trades to create positive social impact, be it social, cultural, community economic and/or environmental outcomes. The business has a clear sense of its ‘social mission’, which is publicly identified.  Nominees in this category demonstrate an inclusive and diverse workforce, tapping into the strengths of people who are often marginalized.

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WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION CHAMPION – Non-Profit Organization

With approximately 26,000 non-profit organizations in BC, the sector employs over 120,000 British Colombians.  The work of NPOs has significant impact on communities across the province. The Non-Profit Organization category recognizes those organization that beyond a mission to serve the community, as an employer, they walk the talk in demonstrating a sense diversity and inclusion to their own workplace.

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