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Unleash the potential of all

In times of disruption and economic uncertainty, it’s more important than ever that every employee contributes fully.

Yet, studies show that over 2/3 of all employees are constrained by a lack of belonging.

That’s where we come in.

At the Multicultural Leadership Institute, we help you activate and harness the full potential of all your people.




We work in two solution areas:


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with Joy Chen

Engage Joy to enable all your people to become more effective leaders in a rapidly changing world.

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The Asian American Leadership Accelerator

A 6-week online course and social learning experience on the unwritten rules of the game


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Free 14-Minute Webinar
for all who lead or aspire to lead a diverse team

Why many Asians don't speak up

and how to enable ALL your people to contribute fully

If Asian Americans are so smart, why don’t they speak up more? And how can YOU become an even more effective leader to people of all backgrounds?

Don't miss this riveting to journey into:

  • The cutting edge of cognitive psychology, where researchers have found that Asians think in a way that's more holistic and less verbal

  • The natural human dynamics which propel many teams toward lack of belonging and low innovation

  • 5 easy steps you can take right away to enable every member of your team to contribute to their full potential. 

Our speaker is Joy Chen, a former Deputy Mayor of Los Angeles and executive search consultant for CEOs and Board members of Fortune 500 companies. For her global leadership in unleashing human potential, Joy has been profiled by media including the Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, The Economist, CNN and Vogue China.

All in 14 minutes, so get ready for fun and impact! 

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