The Certified Diversity Specialist (CDS) Designation is designed to provide real estate professionals with the education, resources and tools they need to work successfully with a diverse population. Develop and strengthen your understanding of cultural diversity needed to become more aware of the unique differences among people and to better incorporate diversity into your business models.
What it is:
The CDS Designation includes the following 7 modules:
Module 1 – What is Diversity?
Module 2 – Unconscious Bias
Module 3: Diversity Advertising and Marketing
Module 4 – The Color of Real Estate w/ Julia Lashay
Module 5 – Creating a Diverse Business Strategy
Module 6- Becoming a Social Equity Leader in Your Community
Bonus Module: Module 7- Breaking into Luxury w/ Michael Lafido
What you’ll get:
Valuable real estate education that elevates your skills and knowledge in the eyes of real estate clients
Ongoing specialized information, programs and updates that keep you knowledgeable on the issues and trends facing home buyers and sellers
Access to members-only publications, tools and resources
Use of the CDS logo to use in your email signature and marketing materials
An official CDS lapel pin to publicly showcase your level of skill in dealing with different demographics.