(NEW)Domestic Intimate Partner Violence Guide

Created and curated resources on Intimate Partner Guidance.

 

​The purpose of this guide is to provide Survivors – and potential victims – With quick access to curated resources, to learn more about Intimate Partner Violence, and what you can do to help others.

Microaggressions

Created and curated resources on Microaggression.

 

  • IPG's Black Employee Network Guide on Microaggression

  • Get Real Activity Card

  • Microaggressions Explained Video

  • Facts Matter One Sheet - Center for Talent Innovation

Why Pronouns are Important to All!

Pronouns matter and the following guide offers insight into why pronouns are valuable to all of us, not only transgender* and nonbinary* folks. This guide provides answers to common questions around what pronouns mean and how to start incorporating them into everyday language and actions.

 

Pride Guide

IPGLBT created the Pride Guide which provide agencies and employees with important information about the LGBTQ+ community, helpful organizations and resources to connect with, and programming examples to help facilitate a more inclusive community and help build a strong base of allies.

 

Last year, the group  published a second edition of the guide. Besides updates like new terminology, additional issues facing the community, and more resources, they have also included two new sections that spotlight some LGBTQ+-inclusive work our agencies have created, and select programming IPGLBT has produced from the last decade.”

Improving Your Listening Skills

Our partners at LinkedIn Learning have created a course to learn more about  becoming a good listening. Good listeners aren't in possession of a special, unattainable gift—careful listening is a skill that you can learn. In this course, join career expert Dorie Clark as she helps uncover why it's hard to listen well, and how to develop the mindset of a good listener. She also provides multiple listening strategies to help you manage when you're the one not being listened to, how to keep yourself from interrupting, and how to listen to what's not being said. In addition, she explains how to let others know that they've been heard, and how to listen when someone is annoying.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe common challenges to listening.

  • Identify signs of poor listening.

  • List effective strategies to recapture attention.

  • Adopt the mindset of listening.

  • Outline the structure of meaningful listening.

  • Describe how to keep yourself from interrupting.

  • Explain how to let someone know you've heard them

Gaining a Productive Mindset

Our partners at LinkedIn Learning have created a course to dive deep into why time management tools and programs can only go so far.

If you want to boost your productivity in a lasting way, you need to change the way you look at your time and your tasks. In this installment of the Productivity Tips series, productive leadership author and speaker Dave Crenshaw explains how to boost your productivity by shifting your perspective. Dave shares bite-sized, actionable tips for finding room in your schedule to improve your productivity, developing flexibility, and avoiding lower-value activities.

Plus, get strategies for shaking off negative experiences, adding meaning to your workday, and more.

Learning Objectives:

  • Name one useful tip concerning low-value activities.

  • Explain how to avoid the crowd mindset.

  • Recall how a gathering point is used to handle interruptive ideas.

  • List three tips that can help you prepare for unexpected setbacks.

  • Identify techniques used to deal with negative experiences.

Business Continuity Planning

Business Continuity Management: Pandemic Planning Briefing from our partners at Gartner.

Business continuity management is well underway at most organizations. As Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) rapidly impacts our lives and organizations, business continuity management is now more important than ever. This complimentary webinar covers 10 steps for pandemic preparedness, crisis management solutions, and the power of data and analytics. We also look at how technology is even more critical for business success in this new environment.

Discussion Topics:

  • How to prepare for pandemics

  • How data and analytics can be used effectively

  • How technology helps companies operate during a pandemic

Fostering Collaboration

Our partners at LinkedIn Learning have created a course to learn the qualities of effective teams and the role you, as a member, play in creating an effective team. In addition to the importance of knowing your own strengths and weaknesses, management trainer Chris Croft emphasizes the importance of delivering on expectations, listening to other team members, communicating clearly, playing more than one role, and being supportive. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify how to work effectively as a team without management.

  • Develop skills for better communication and trust.

  • Determine how to handle conflict on a team.

  • Assess how to deliver results reliably.