Category Archives: Diversity

[New Videos] on What Your Employees Really Think of You

Ears burning? Don’t care? Or, you might not even know how they feel because they’re hiding it from you. But, when they walk out the door or slack off because they’re mad or discouraged, it starts to get time-consuming and … Continue reading

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Diversity and Harassment Training Video July Sale

$100 off! (Or, get 3 Harassment Training Video/DVDs for the price of 2) Use code: ATS100 or ATS3for2 at checkout. ( Cannot be combined with industry discounts.) Stretch your training budget with our best-selling harassment and diversity training DVDs. See … Continue reading

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When Noone Understands You – Unconscious Bias

Ever been in a situation where you think you’re being clear but it’s landing on “deaf ears?” And, in this age of speed, do you find you yourself are making snap judgments? Face it. We all do this. It’s survival … Continue reading

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Here’s What to Do Next Time You Squirm..

..when a colleague, client, boss uses a stereotype to make an inappropriate comment. With the law of numbers, just imagine if all employees were sensitized and knew how to respond in the face of harassment or discimination. Ouch!That Stereotype Hurts is a 30 minute video training … Continue reading

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Free Online Business Video Training Courses

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Ouch! Why Those Precious Few Engaged Workers Leave

​The latest Gallup poll ​ (October 2013)​ on the State of the Global workplace show​s only 13% of the ​worldwide ​workforce is engaged.​ (The U.S. and Canada has the highest number of engaged workers: 29%.)​  ​ ​” The bulk of … Continue reading

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The Danger of Mirrortocracy in Silicon Valley and Beyond

by Helen Whelan “We’ve created a make-believe cult of objective meritocracy, a pseudo-scientific mythos to obscure and reinforce the belief that only people who look and talk like us are worth noticing. After making such a show of burning down … Continue reading

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Courage to Assert New Behavior to Get What You Want

by Sandra Ford Walston Jill demonstrated her talents and caught the attention of a city manager. When he phoned Jill to discuss an administrative position, she knew that negotiating the salary would be difficult. “He saw me as someone who … Continue reading

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Leadership Free Speech and Gay Rights

by Helen Whelan ​I’ll admit I’m a little sensitive to bias. Who isn’t when you’re on the receiving end? In this case, it’s that perception of you that guides invisible decisions with very visible results.  If a hiring manager doesn’t … Continue reading

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Should Mozilla’s CEO’s Support for Banning Same Sex Marriage Cost Him His Job?

Update: Sorry for the spoiler.  Mozilla’s CEO resigned.  Still, a lesson to be learned on separating your personal beliefs from your role as a leader…especially when it comes to other people’s rights. There’s a _hit storm in full rage at … Continue reading

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