The latest fashion trend with most of my clients is Unconscious Bias Training. While those trainings are interesting and engaging and may raise awareness about various biases, there's little evidence to their effectiveness in eliminating those. This is well explained in Diversity and Inclusion specialist's, Lisa Kepinski's article, titled: Unconscious Bias Awareness Training is Hot, But the Outcome is Not: So What to Do About It?
Lisa outlines two problems with these train
While many companies love talking about diversity and creating diversity programs, ThoughtWorks, a global tech consulting firm headquartered in Chicago with 3,000 employees decided to do something and change the story for women in tech. "For the past five years, ThoughtWorks has aggressively sought to increase the number of women in its ranks, with impressive results — nearly doubling the percentage of women in tech roles to 32 percent from 17. The company’s most recent hirin