Facebook is going to offer its employees political bias training. With what looks to be a presidential election that has a high potential for drawing out lots of strong emotion, the timing might be right. The important point is that all employees, particularly those who feel like part of a minority, should be comfortable speaking up. While you don’t want to encourage political debate in the office, you do want to promote respect for a wide range of views. READ: http://dailysign.al/297PiUX
Tom LaForce owns LaForce Teamwork Services, a consulting firm located in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Metro Area. He helps change agents transform their organizations so it’s easier for coworkers to collaborate and do their best work.