Info Brief: What is Unconscious Bias?
Understanding Unconscious Bias
Unconscious bias refers to a bias that we are unaware of, and which happens outside of our control. It is a bias that happens automatically and is triggered by our brain making quick decisions from data it gathers and then adding meaning to it. There are a lot of factors that drive unconscious bias.
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- Understanding Diversity
- Fostering Inclusion, Equity & Belonging
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|Workshop Material||3 pages||English||Demo|
A great tool for reinforcing learning or kicking off a session on bias. Remember, bias is something we all have, and by itself, it is neither good nor bad. It is a conscious or unconscious judgment we make based on information we have learned from our own experiences or by what we have been taught by others.