Inspiring Diversity Talk – Racial Bias – by Verna Myers – What can we do to Include Young Black Men?

Diversity worker speaker Verna Myers talks about the action we all need to take to reverse our bias and its consequent devaluation of Young Black Men.

  • Throwing out the repeated negative stereotype
  • Moving toward YMB, and,
  • Interrupting our older generation in front of the young to stop the inheritance of racial bias.
YBM

Inclusion 

Trainer Resource Films – Marshmallow, Appreciative Inquiry and Norwegian Culture

  1. The Marshmallow Challenge Exercise and Debrief – A Ted Talk with Tom Wujec from design software company Autodesk              .team work at conference workshop

This film shows you the equipment list for the game and what the concept is. There is a wonderful and shocking debrief of who does well, who does not do well and the phases and needs that come out of the task.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0_yKBitO8M

Thanks to Tom Wujec and Ted Talks for publishing this.

  1. Appreciative Inquiry

Overview of the Appreciative Inquiry methodology and an example about a hotel with Jackie Kelm. The film expands on the positive core, the 5 principles, the 4D’s and more…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZwGNZ63hj5k

Thanks Jackie for making the film and publishing it on YouTube

  1. Norwegian Culture – Stereotypes and Beyond

Nice light TedX with Italian Pellegrino Riccardi about Norwegian culture that can provoke discussion and exchange in your training group. Wonderful example of the particularist perspective to parking from a Police Woman!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMyofREc5Jk

Thanks Pellegrino and TED for publishing this on YouTube.