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    The NEXTGEN CDO Institute

    The NEXTGEN CDO Institute

    NEXTGEN Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) Executive Leadership Institute is a  groundbreaking, 6-month development experience from Ivy Planning Group. Created for DEI leaders, this program builds critical business competencies for sustainable success. 


    Learn from DEI Practitioners

    Develop best-in-class acumen, tools, and emotional intelligence needed to support sustainable business impact. 


    Business Growth Strategies

    Designed so participants obtain the richest, most relevant experience. 


    Professional Development

    Delivered in 12 courses: 2 half-day, virtual, instructor-led workshops each month for 6 months.

    Who will benefit from the NEXTGEN CDO Institute?

     Effective DEI leadership is integral for business sustainability and growth, and demand for diversity leaders is increasing. The NEXTGEN CDO Institute will help you elevate your DEI practice, harness your organizational impact, and secure your future.

    Enterprise DEI Leaders 

    • Navigate HR and legal

    • Crisis management

    • Drive business outcomes

    Senior HR or Talent Managers

    • Deal with DEI fatigue and resistance

    • Develop partners internally and externally

    • Prioritize diversity dimensions

    CDOs who report to the CEO

    • Communicate the DEI state

    • What your CEO really needs from you

    • PR for you

    "A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus, but a molder of consensus."

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

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