DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
Global Leaf Energy Corp. (GLE) has created an inclusive workplace and leveraging the unique strengths of our diverse talent is critical to propelling the dynamic diversity of our businesses at GLE.The diversity of our talents, ideas and experiences is our true strength at GLE. That’s why we foster an inclusive workplace where all employees are valued and have the opportunity to reach their full potential.
To drive innovation and deliver competitive advantage, we embrace diversity of thought, style, experience, culture, race, color, gender, national origin, religion, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, and veteran status.Diversity and inclusion shape our culture at GLE. It is part of who we are and how we do business around the globe, every day. We strengthen our culture of inclusion through a variety of strategic initiatives, including the following:
BUSINESS RESOURCE GROUP:
With local chapters around the globe, our Business Resource Groups create awareness and understanding of the diverse backgrounds and experiences represented throughout our business. These groups partner with the business to support professional development, assist with recruitment and retention, identify unique market opportunities and help drive business development. Business resource group includes: Asian Affinity Network, Black Employee Network, Global Disability Employee Network, Latino Employee Network, Pride at Work (for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Employees & Friends), Veterans Network, Women @ Global Leaf Energy Corp.
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION COUNCILS:
Our diversity and inclusion councils play a crucial role in aligning our global diversity and inclusion strategy with regional priorities. These councils also help ensure diversity and inclusion events are relevant, culturally appropriate and focused on the business needs of a particular region.
An inclusive workplace leverages the strengths of all of our employees and that is why we build these behaviors into everything we do. From new hire orientation to management and leadership training to an online portal accessible to all employees, we focus on developing global mindsets and creating an understanding of diversity and inclusion throughout our organization.
Our diversity and inclusion strategy is reviewed annually to ensure progress on objectives. Additionally, we monitor results of our diversity and inclusion index, which includes our employee engagement survey; the number of managers trained on inclusive management behaviors; and key metrics around representation, hires and promotions./p>
WOMEN'S ADVISORY TASK FORCE:
Chaired by our CEO, the GLE Women’s Advisory Task Force is focused on increasing the number of women in leadership roles through targeted leadership development programs, career sponsorship opportunities and positioning GLE as a premier company for women.