Mauritius: Celebrating Differences

What can organizations learn from a small island 1,200 miles off the coast of Africa? View this inspirational video and find out.

Mauritius is a nation with five distinct societies, four major religions and nine spoken languages, yet it is a model of cohesiveness. In documentary style, viewers are shown how the people of Mauritius learned to replace “mine” with “ours” and change their mindset from “now” to “the future” by recognizing the inherent power of diversity.

The video is one of five films in the Covey Leadership Library. Included in the presentation is an introduction and summarizing insights from Dr. Stephen R. Covey, founder and chairman of the Covey Leadership Institute and best-selling author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

Trainers will be able to apply this film in training on:

  • leveraging diversity
  • optimizing teams
  • improving interpersonal and problem-solving skills