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Having A Conversation About Race Pocket Guide Content

  • Instructions
  • Purpose of the Conversation
  • Before the Conversation
  • Starting the Conversation
  • Brave Conversations
  • Dignity and Respect
  • Divided
  • Intent vs. Impact
  • Building Rapport
  • During the Conversation
  • Listening
  • Recovering
  • After the Conversation
  • Ending With Hope
  • Quotes
Pocket Guide on Race Conversations


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Pocket Guide: Having A Conversation About Race

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The time is now. We stand on the cusp of creating real change which means that your front-line leaders urgently need to have meaningful conversations about race with your workforce.  2020 has created a new level of pressure within most organizations to become better at handling race-based conversations within the framework of diversity, equity and inclusion. 

This pocket guide was created to help guide people through how to have a conversation about race that treats everyone involved with dignity and respect.  This guide includes practice tips for preparing for a conversation, what do during the conversation and how best to follow up.

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