- Average length
- 45 min
- Interactive tasks
- 30 min
Dr. Steve Yacovelli (a.k.a. “The Gay Leadership Dude®”) is an expert in diversity and inclusion, change management, and leadership. He’s worked internal for The Walt Disney Company, IBM, Tupperware Brands, and several universities before starting his own consulting firm, TopDog Learning Group in 2008.
TopDog works with both Fortune 500s and not-for-profit organizations to bring about a more inclusive and effective workplace through on-site workshops, virtual or face-to-face keynotes, 1:1 and group coaching sessions, and custom learning solutions. Steve’s also an award-winning author, speaker, and self-described "catalyst." Steve’s not-so-hidden agenda is to make the world a bit more inclusive for us all.
Dr. Steve Yacovelli
Also known as “The Gay Leadership Dude®”, Steve is an energetic, creative, and passionate advocate for equality and justice for all "others" within the workplace ... and beyond. Having spent many years both within and working with Fortune 500 and not-for-profits, Steve's "sweet spot" is the intersection of leadership and diversity and inclusion, helping leaders from all levels to be more consciously inclusive and create a sense of belonging for their teams and workplaces.
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Once you have booked the session and created the meeting link, you can invite the audience using the QNA session description from our website. You might also want to ask them to think of questions upfront already!
That is up to you! However, the purpose of the QNA sessions is to inspire teams, so we suggest that you invite your team(s) for learning from these experts and covering a lot of questions on the chosen topic.
The QNA sessions will not be recorded, unless you agree on this specifically with the expert.
QNA sessions last 45 minutes in total. The intro talk usually takes between 10 and 20 minutes, and the rest of the time is spent on Q&A.
Yes, the QNA sessions are online only.
That is up to you! But the more the merrier, so we would suggest that you invite your team to learn from these experts together and cover a lot of questions on a certain topic.
After your booking you will be asked to provide the meeting link to us (Leqture). We will add the meeting link to the calender invitation that has been sent to you and the expert.
You will receive an email confirmation about the session containing best practices. Before the session, 15 minutes are planned for you to meet and prepare with the speaker and the moderator.
On the day of the session we will send you the contact details of the expert, so you can contact them in case this is needed.
A moderator/host is included in your booking. They will introduce the expert, unless you prefer to do this yourself, and take questions.
It's up to you. Two things to take into account: 1) the technical limitations of the video conferencing tool you use and 2) the level of interaction you desire for your audience.
Yes, however, a cancellation fee will apply.
Please refer to article 20 of our Terms and Conditions for the full cancellation policy.
Yes! Please refer to article 20 of our Terms and Conditions for the full rescheduling policy