“Echoes of the Roar: How #MeToo Continues to Impact Employment Mediators.”
This half-day program will feature a deep dive into the various legal developments that have resulted from our collective cultural self-examination triggered by the #MeToo movement and their practical impacts on employment mediators. Because of the heightened focus engendered by recent cultural shifts, emotional intelligence and awareness of societal and personal blind spots are key tools in the mediator’s toolbox. We will examine these, as well as generational differences among the people we work with. For example, how do the ways in which Boomers, Gen-Xers, and Millennials perceive the world affect communication and understanding among them?