We're thrilled to partner with Tech Ladies to host this interactive workshop on unconscious bias in the workplace!
You may have heard about unconscious or implicit bias, but aren't quite sure what it is or have a rudimentary understanding of it. At its core, unconscious bias is just what it sounds like. Bias that we don't consciously register.In this interactive workshop, we'll walk you through its meaning & show you several types of unconscious biases that can play out specifically in the workplace.You'll walk away with a strong grasp of unconscious bias & practical ways to mitigate it, as well as a workbook filled with resources & tips. We'll leave plenty of time for Q&A at the end, so you can ask specific questions in a safe & judgment-free environment.
Agenda:5:30pm-6:00pm - Registration6:00pm-7:30pm - Workshop7:30pm-8:00pm - Q&A
Who should attend?Anyone interested in learning more about unconscious bias - All genders are welcome!
About the facilitator
Felicia is Co-CEO & Co-Founder of She Geeks Out. Felicia Jadczak is a recognized voice in the diversity & inclusion field. She worked in the technology industry for over ten years, specializing in the creation & development of innovative programs & solutions. She has extensive experience in providing strategic guidance for diversity & inclusion across cross-functional teams. In 2016 she pivoted to focus solely on She Geeks Out. Felicia runs sales & business development, is the lead diversity & inclusion facilitator, & works closely with Co-CEO Rachel Murray on strategy & corporate programming on diversity, equity, & inclusion.Felicia received a BA in Comparative Literature (French, English) from Haverford College. She holds an MBA & a Masters in Information Systems from the Questrom School of Business at Boston University & is also the recipient of Georgetown University's Certificate in Strategic Diversity & Inclusion Management.
Special thanks to Fundera for hosting this event!
Fundera is a marketplace for small business financial solutions. They provide expert insights & tailored options-from loans to credit cards to banking-so business owners can shop & compare financial choices they never knew they had. They partner throughout every stage of their business, helping weigh the best-fit financial options based on their current needs & eligibility. Through the combination of Fundera's proprietary technology & financial expertise, business owners are able to make better financial decisions for their business.