What are Unconscious biases?

Unconscious biases are social stereotypes about certain groups of people that individuals form outside their own conscious awareness. Everyone holds unconscious beliefs about various social and identity groups, and these biases stem from one’s tendency to organize social worlds by categorizing. Below are some helpful resources about unconscious bias, how it affects  our working and learning environment and strategies to mitigate them.

Videos and Courses

LinkedIn E-Course

Confronting Bias: Thriving Across our Differences
Watch video series on Linkedin.

Google Ventures

Unconscious Bias @ Work by Brian Welle
Watch the video. 

Facebook Training Video

Managing Unconscious Bias
Learn more.

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