2020 June -2
Message from our President:
Since I shared the "The Talent Development Community Can't Be Silent," The responses have been overwhelmingly positive. I've received suggestions for speakers, ideas on volunteerism and also people who wrote back to me to say that they are making an honest effort of the first step of educating themselves better on the topic.
Thank you all for taking a moment last week to listen to that plea and please keep the conversation going! The message in its entirety is now posted on our
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In that spirit, the University of California has allowed us to share a series on "Managing Implicit Bias". I'd like to start the series by addressing, "
What is Implicit Bias
This micro-course only takes around 15 minutes and can help you to understand how the brain sometimes uses shortcuts that can ultimately lead to incorrect conclusions. We will announce the links to the full series in our next "What's Next?" issue.
Also, ATD National has unlocked some premium articles on the subject of Diversity and Inclusion.
And, please keep the suggestions coming my way!
ATD Golden Gate Chapter President
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