Implicit Bias: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Columbus AB

The pull of inertia and pervasiveness of bias can make building the best teams challenging. At the workplace, inertia can be confronted head on, but bias is more difficult to sort out. Because bias lives in a hidden part of the brain, most people are oblivious to their own biases and those of others, unless they directly experience the negative consequences of that bias. The good news is that when you know how to look for it, bias can be identified and intentionally influenced.

Human Skills