Unconscious bias is in the news. In Silicon Valley and from to Wall Street to Main Street, the ramifications of implicit bias is real and damaging to the workplace. Bias gets in the way of making good decisions in hiring and advancement and also has a big impact on your employees and workplace in general. The vignettes in Defeating Unconscious Bias illustrate how bias affects hiring, promoting and the functioning of a team and then demonstrates action steps to counter your personal bias.
“You can’t change what you don’t know and you will not act on what you don’t acknowledge. Defeating Unconscious Bias is a powerful learning resource that encourages honest, personal awareness by reinforcing inclusive behaviors that will ultimately benefit all.”
-Poppie M. Parish, Senior VP Key Bank
“Acknowledging that unconscious bias exists in all of us is a good first step, but then we need actionable and memorable resources to interrupt bias.
This 14-minute video offers 5 simple, actionable, and memorable strategies to enhance workplace productivity and innovation by addressing bias.
The authenticity and diversity of the scenarios utilized keeps your attention, and the solutions suggested support change without blame.”
-Deborah Dagit, Deb Dagit Diversity LLC
A Sun Shower release