Elimination of Bias: Understanding Its Impact in the Workplace and Learning How to Identify and Interrupt it

$179.00

This CLE course will address the impact that unconscious bias can have on creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where employees can thrive and excel. It further explores how to identify biases in our own actions and the actions of others and how to counter it. The course also discusses how to develop inclusive behaviors and some of the best practices firms and other companies have engaged in to address bias. Lastly, it will provide strategies that individuals impacted by such biases can use to interrupt them.

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Course Instructor

Jeanine Conley Daves, Esq.

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Elimination of Bias Credits

2

Course Description

This CLE course will address the impact that unconscious bias can have on creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where employees can thrive and excel. It further explores how to identify biases in our own actions and the actions of others and how to counter it. The course also discusses how to develop inclusive behaviors and some of the best practices firms and other companies have engaged in to address bias. Lastly, it will provide strategies that individuals impacted by such biases can use to interrupt them.

Principles

  • Understanding Diversity and Inclusion
  • Challenges to Creating an Inclusive Environment
  • Defining Unconscious Bias
  • Why is it Important to Recognize Bias
  • Impact of Bias on Diversity and Inclusion
  • How to Counter Unconscious Bias
  • How to Interrupt Bias when it Impacts You

Syllabus

  1. Key Concepts of Diversity & Inclusion
  2. What is Unconscious Bias and What Does It Look Like
  3. How Does Unconscious Bias Impact Diversity and Inclusion/Companies
  4. Developing Inclusive Behaviors
  5. Best Practices Law Firms and Companies are Utilizing to Address Internal Bias
  6. Strategies to Interrupt Bias

Instructor

Jeanine Conley Daves, Esq.

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