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SGO Diversity & Inclusion Webinar: Writing Inclusive Job Descriptions

December 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Have you ever wondered why you’re not getting a diverse candidate pool of resumes? The first step is taking a look at your job descriptions! In this one hour webinar, we’ll cover unconscious bias and how that might be impacting your job descriptions. You’ll walk away knowing:

  • What an unconscious bias is and how it relates to writing job descriptions

  • Pitfalls to watch out for when writing a job description or hiring req

  • Concrete tips on how to make your job description more inclusive

Please note that this topic is one portion of our longer workshops that cover many aspects to recruiting for underrepresented candidates.

Facilitator: Cristina Hancock

Cristina is a Talent Management professional bringing more than five years of experience in the non-profit sector developing people at all organizational levels and roles. Currently working as Talent Manager at GreenLight Fund, Cristina partners with staff of diverse backgrounds to enhance and support individual and organization-wide professional development. Leveraging her studies and lived experience, Cristina has a deep passion for and knowledge of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) best practices and is committed to bringing a DEI lens to all aspects of her work. Cristina uses her content knowledge and her emotional intelligence to help support both the organizational growth of a company and the professional growth of its people.

Cristina holds a BA in Sociology from Boston College. In her free time, you can find Cristina daydreaming about her next travel adventure, spending time with her nephew, and finding a creative outlet through poetry.