Privilege and Bias in the Workplace (James Pogue, PhD)
Updated: Dec 20, 2020
Being a lifelong learner I am an all-access student at Mindvalley.com. Having recently heard this excellent podcast, Superhumans at Work, featuring diversity and inclusivity expert James Pogue, Ph.D. I wanted to share it. (starts at 2:30)
Listen as Dr. Pogue unpacks the complex and multi-layered issue of unconscious biases that often shape our actions at work. Some of the highlights (that I especially appreciated) of this episode included
How to promote genuine inclusivity: Examples of the sort of questions we should be asking leaders if we truly want to create a diverse workplace
The 8 Unconscious Social Biases: what they are and what you can do to address them.
Why acknowledging your own degree of privilege (which varies greatly from person to person) is a critical step to creating a fair and balanced workplace
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