Redesigning Inclusion

Superpowers & Symphony: The Keynote and The Workshop

Designed to engage individuals, teams or your entire organization in a new, bold conversation about inclusion, redesigned for the here and now.

A diversity and inclusion keynote and workshop, designed for the here and now.

How are you empowering employees and leaders at your organization to embrace a new vision for inclusion?

Linkage’s speaking engagements focused on inclusion are designed to engage individuals, teams or your entire organization in a new, bold conversation about inclusion, redesigned for the here and now. Bringing two leading inclusion experts, Jennifer McCollum, CEO of Linkage, and Oshoke Abalu, architect and futurist, to your organization for an engaging, immersive keynote presentation, available in person or virtually.

Choose the immersive speaking engagement format that best fits your organization and goals, including a three-hour workshop or a one-hour keynote. Both experiences bring a conversation about diversity and inclusion to life through engaging exercises, critical thinking and a presentation from a live, award-winning orchestra.

Organizations in the top quartile for ethnic and cultural diversity are 35% more likely to post better financial performance.* And yet, many organizations struggle to build cultures that truly value and appreciate difference. The transformation begins today.

*McKinsey, Delivering through Diversity report, 2018

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Superpowers & Symphony:

The Keynote

Bring a one-hour immersive keynote to your organization to engage your teams and associates in a necessary conversation about diversity and inclusion. This keynote, which can be delivered live or virtually, gives a foundational introduction to “Superpowers & Symphony” and demonstrates how individuals, organizations and communities can experience inclusion, redesigned for the here and now.

This transformative session delivers a new story of human connection and organizational unity, where everyone’s uniqueness is recognized and cultivated as Superpowers and everyone belongs.

Participants will be introduced to a bold new vision we call Symphony, which redesigns inclusion to address systemic inequity while engaging associates and delivering organizational goals. This keynote is uniquely delivered with an award-winning orchestra that invites participants to contribute to the formation of your organizational Symphony. 

The session is facilitated by Oshoke Abalu, architect and futurist, and her “Superfriends,” a diverse lineup of the most sought-after and influential thought leaders, wisdom teachers and inclusion innovators of our time. 

What’s Included:

  • 1-hour keynote, virtual or in person at your organization
  • Facilitated by inclusion expert Oshoke Abalu, and featuring a guest lineup of “Superfriends,” influential thought leaders and inclusion innovators who are selected to suit your specific organizational needs

 

Superpowers & Symphony:

The Workshop

This three-hour immersive workshop delivers a new story of human connection and organizational unity, where everyone’s uniqueness is recognized and cultivated as Superpowers, and everyone belongs.

Participants in this symphonic experience will be introduced to a bold new vision we call Symphony, which redesigns inclusion to address systemic inequity while engaging associates and delivering organizational goals. This workshop is tailored to meet your business needs and is uniquely delivered with an award-winning orchestra that invites associates to contribute to the formation of your organizational Symphony. 

The session is facilitated by Jennifer McCollum, CEO of Linkage, and Oshoke Abalu, architect and futurist, and their “Superfriends,” a diverse lineup of the most sought-after and influential thought leaders, wisdom teachers and inclusion innovators of our time who are selected to suit your specific organizational needs.

Workshop participants will leave with practical and actionable steps to evolve their own inclusive leadership potential, using four transformational keys:

  • Re-Language: Explore the invitation for a new language of inclusion to create Symphony
  • Re-Calibrate: Measure the current state of individual and organizational Symphony
  • Re-Focus: Develop the Superpowers of your leaders, teams and organization
  • Re-Unite: Expand and sustain Superpowers & Symphony in your organization

 

What’s Included:

  • 3-hour workshop, virtual or in person at your organization
  • Facilitated by two inclusion experts: Jennifer McCollum & Oshoke Abalu, and featuring a guest lineup ofSuperfriends,” influential thought leaders and inclusion innovators who are selected to suit your organizational needs

Take the Next Step

To learn more about how you can bring the bold new conversation of Redesigning Inclusion: Superpowers & Symphony to your organization, fill out the form. You will receive the latest research on inclusion in the workplace and news about inclusion programming through Linkage.

Multiply Your Impact

Looking for more ways to create a more inclusive organization? Pair the Superpowers & Symphony: Keynote and Workshop with additional leadership development tools and programming to scale your strategy and build inclusive leaders.

Consulting
Inclusive Organization Analysis
Equip your organization with the critical benchmark data and leading indicators needed to develop a comprehensive strategy to build an inclusive organization.
Assessment
Purposeful Leadership® 360° Assessment & Inclusion Scale
Assess your leaders in the critical leadership commitments most closely associated with the ability to lead inclusively across difference.