My name is EC Arcos (they/them). I am an NYC-born HR consultant with over 6 years of leading people operations & culture initiatives. I graduated from Boston College in 2018 with a B.A. in French & Communication. I earned my SHRM-CP (2021) and SHRM People Analytics credentials (2023), and enjoy applying my knowledge, skills, and competencies to grow great socially-minded brands across the globe.
I am fluent in French and speak Spanish proficiently. My home base currently is on Piscataway and Nacotchtank ancestral lands, known as Washington DC. My demonstrated experience lies across all areas of HR functions: recruiting, onboarding, offboarding, employee engagement, technology & workforce management, performance, compensation & benefits administration, and org culture advocacy.
I currently work full-time at a global non-profit supporting 60 staff across 14 different countries. I also provide consulting services to organizations that are passionate about creating a radically inclusive employee experience and employer brand. I train clients on gender inclusivity and LGBTQ issues in the workplace. Over the last four years, I have developed and delivered my 90-minute training "Breaking the Binary: Gender-Inclusive English at Work" successfully across diverse organizations in multiple sectors. The objectives of this training include:
Define key vocabulary & gender-inclusive English
Identify binary & nonbinary pronouns
Conjugate the singular they
Practice introducing yourself & your pronouns
Apply learnings in your organization's strategy
The Abundance HR Handbook supplements the full training. Download it for FREE here.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Training
Gender-based discrimination at work is illegal. Protect your organization against costly claims of discrimination. Custom training available based on your org's needs.
DEI is more than a trend! This training offers strategic initiatives to boost LGBTQ brand engagement. Get comfortable engaging with LGBTQ stakeholders authentically.
This 90-minute facilitated training that addresses questions about LGBTQ issues at work. Investment in DEI principles creates sustainability in your long-term career.
Breaking the Binary:
Gender-Inclusive English at Work
Equip your staff with scripts for common awkward situations and greater cultural awareness. This training offers role-play practice introducing using pronouns and gender-inclusive English.
Losing valuable talent and potential clients because you do not address them correctly could impact your relationships, reputation, and revenue.
"Breaking the Binary" is a safe space for all levels of learners. This training gives you tools to cultivate intercultural communication in orgs of all sizes.
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This training changed the way I see all people."
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This training improved my relationship with my customers and with myself."