Understanding Unconscious Bias/Building Cultural Competence
Press release date: Mon Feb 17th, 2014
Presented by the Michigan Department of Civil Rights - Sponsored by the City of Holland – Human Relations Commission
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.
City Council Chambers – City Hall
270 S. River Avenue
This facilitated dialogue explores ways to meet the needs of a more diverse workforce, client base, and community by engaging in a series of exercises and ensuing discussions involving the identification of bias and the impact of thinking styles. Questions explored include:
How can we capitalize on “teachable moments”?
- How do we leverage cultural differences for innovation?
- Are we cognizant of our own biases?
- What is trust?
Reservations at 616-355-1328 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org