Homogeneous workforce and failure to cast a wide recruiting net
Diversity concentrated at the lowest levels of the organization
Lack of visible diversity in leadership, recruitment and retention strategy
Diverse candidates not advancing through the recruitment process
High turnover among historically underrepresented groups
No investment in mentoring, professional development, and succession planning
Awaken Unconscious Bias is a virtual interactive group learning experience created in response to the recent challenges facing our country and organizations. Filled with fresh curated content, assessments, and action planning tools, Awaken Unconscious Bias is designed to help leaders, HR and L&D professionals be prepared to effectively respond with consistent messaging to your employees.
Delivered on our gamified Learning Experience Platform, our 5-day learning dash requires 45 to 60 minutes of virtual, interactive self-study work and social community interaction each day over the course of 4 days, plus two live virtual sessions on the 2nd and 5th days of the program.
Awaken Unconscious Bias prepares your leaders to:
Lead the way by modeling the behavior at a personal level with phrases and actions that interrupt biases and demonstrate allyship
Commit to providing your team members with support and tools that drive empathy and inclusion and respect all points of view in these difficult conversations
Make decisions to act at an organizational level by addressing actionable policies and leadership practices that foster inclusion and diversity
Commit to encouraging, empowering, and expecting your leaders to listen and facilitate open and honest dialogue, and to act when needed
Program Dates: To be determined by your organization
Time Requirement: Roughly 45 to 60 minutes of interactive, virtual self-study work to be completed each day over the course of 4 days, plus two 90-minute live facilitated virtual sessions schedule at your convenience.
Bonus: A curated list of resources from top thinkers and authors for immediate use within your organization
Pricing: Contact us to learn more!
I would highly recommend it - so insightful and informative. There was information presented in this material that I had no understanding of before going through this process.
I thought the virtual platform was great, and had an amazing collection of resources. The videos were very powerful and are a great tool to get messages across.
The realizations I had about myself, my own situations and my biases was really eye-opening. You think you don't have much to say or a perspective on something at first, and then when you let yourself go just below the surface, it's crazy how much comes up.
I appreciated the deep dive into self-reflection and awakening to unconscious bias, intersectionality and other barriers that not everyone may be aware of. I truly believe that change begins within oneself, and it's important to give people the tools to recognize and combat biases within themselves first.
I learned about what other people are going through in their day-to-day lives and how it's so different than mine.
It was a chance to analyze and take a close look internally both personally and organizationally in my arena of work, more outside than just within our office staff.
Vice President Information Technology, Bjorn & Bjork
This is a very helpful program and tool that my staff and I really needed. Most importantly, it allowed us to learn about ourselves and how we fit into a larger picture of widespread bias. It was a poweful experience for me and it is making me look at many things differently.
An impressive delivery platform ... independent study combined with interactivity and lecture enlist more participation and at a deeper level. Keeping it paced is very important as it is a well-designed progression (don't read ahead; rather, dig deeper here).
Leadership Action Planning Template
14 strategies to consider for implementation
5 actions for allyship
Recorded, live 90-minute virtual leadership team strategy session
Pre and post program measurement data to demonstrate impact
Curated videos and audios
Thought-provoking mindset surveys
DEI language glossary
Laura Moriarty, president of Tahoe Training Partners and creator of Awaken Unconscious Bias, is a DEI expert facilitator, executive coach, author, and corporate trainer. Laura's strength is partnering with companies to customize training and development solutions for team members, front-line leaders, managers, and executives in field and corporate environments to drive business results.
With an extensive background in learning design, development and delivery, Laura has developed innovative training programs for hospitality, resorts, retail, health care organizations, municipalities, government agencies, nonprofits and manufacturing environments. Participants value take-aways of practical tools, useful skills and frequently comment, “Time Well Spent."
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