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United Benefit Advisors and Principal to Host WisdomWorkplace Webinar

Posted by: Bill Olson    May 11, 2018 at 11:57 AM

Inclusion Drives Employee Performance and Innovation

What does diversity mean, and how does inclusion empower the workplace? Join UBA and Principal for a live webinar on Inclusion Thinking. We'll discuss our definitions of diversity and how we work toward an office environment of inclusion.

Using specific cases, we'll show how being inclusive drives innovation and inspired employee performance. This session will feature practical advice, actionable items, and tools to help you leverage diverse thinking while solving problems and building environments where all are welcome to be themselves.

To learn more about diversity in the workplace, join us on May 23, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern time for an investment of $50. To register, visit ubabenefits.com and use code PFGUBADIW for a discount.

About the Presenter

Heather Schott, Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Heather Schott, Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion has been with Principal for 20 years. Within this role, Heather is responsible for the diversity and inclusion strategy and initiatives for our global population. In Heather’s initial 17 years of service, she held a variety of roles within the IT community. She has worked across business units, supporting product development, accounting, actuarial and operational functions. In her last IT role, she led a team of data solution architects driving data management practices. A Minnesota native, Heather received her undergraduate degrees – Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Business with an emphasis on management – from Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa. Heather is currently a member of The Conference Board Diversity & Inclusion Leaders II and Greater Des Moines Partnership Diversity & Inclusion Council.

About Principal®
Principal helps people and companies around the world build, protect and advance their financial well-being through retirement, insurance and asset management solutions that fit their lives. Our employees are passionate about helping clients of all income and portfolio sizes achieve their goals – offering innovative ideas, investment expertise and real-life solutions to make financial progress possible. To find out more, visit us at principal.com.

About United Benefit Advisors®
United Benefit Advisors® (UBA) is the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization with more than 200 offices throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.  UBA empowers more than 2,000 Partners to both maintain their individuality and pool their expertise, insight, and market presence to provide best-in-class services and solutions.  Employers, advisors and industry-related organizations interested in obtaining powerful results from the shared wisdom of our Partners should visit www.UBAbenefits.com.

Topics: WisdomWorkplace Webinar