Are you conscious of your unconscious biases?
“Biases are the stories we make up about people before we know who they actually are.” - diversity advocate Verna Myers (Ted Talk)
In this workshop we will raise awareness of unconscious biases in job hunting and in the workplace. We will learn about unconscious bias, how we become aware of it, how it affects our behaviour and how to deal with it.
Date: Monday, August 9th, 2021
Time: 10.00 - 13.00 h.
Location: CIC office, Villach, Hauptplatz 7
Moderator: Olga Bulhac, MA
The workshop is designed for both job seekers and those who want to become self-employed.
It is free of charge for those participating in the CIC Jobservice Program.
-What is meant by unconscious biases?
-Types of unconscious biases
-Which biases should be considered in the job search process?
-How should we manage them?
-How unconscious biases can influence our productivity and success in the workplace
-The main ways of dealing with unconscious biases.
Olga has a Masters in International Business Management and has worked for international companies in Russia and Austria (such as Microsoft, KPMG, Jones Lang LaSalle, LUKOIL). She also has substantial experience of managing cross-cultural projects.
Please note the "3 G" Covid-rule to attend the Workshop: getested, geimpft oder genesen -
to be tested, vaccinated (22 days) or recovered (no longer than 6 months).