Organizational Consulting

Transformative Anti-Racist and Anti-Oppressive Organizational Consulting

Mediation and Facilitation Services

Individual: Conflict Consultation Meetings

These meetings take place with stakeholders to find out more about the context of the conflict, establish outcomes/expectations, gather details about concern(s), and identify safety and bravery needs for further conflict processing meetings.

Group: Conflict Processing Meetings

During this meeting the facilitator assists stakeholders to reflect on and process conflict; by safely unpacking concerns, checking for understanding, and identifying common goals. The facilitator guides stakeholders in co-designing inclusive communication practices and discussing ongoing needs for support and/or training to continue to address conflict when it arises.

Group: Anti-Oppressive Meeting Facilitation

Inclusive and compassionate facilitation for team meetings. Coaching and implementation support related to incorporating an anti-oppressive and anti-racist approach to meeting communication processes. The facilitator also leads discussions and collaborative brainstorming activities about ways to foster and expand leadership around issues related to equity and inclusion.

Group: Process Debrief Meeting

During this wrap up and reflection meeting stakeholders are provided a safe space to integrate and explore information gleaned from the mediation process. The facilitator also provides practical tools and suggestions for ongoing activities that supports the inclusion of racialized and marginalized team members.

Additional Area Of Expertise

  • Co-designing and writing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policies
  • Co-designing and writing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Vision Statements
  • Structuring, training, and supporting Equity and Inclusion Committees
  • Structuring, training, and supporting Employee Resource Groups
  • Diversity Equity and Inclusion Implementation check lists and toolkits
  • Ongoing Diversity Equity and Inclusion Virtual Training Libraries
  • Change Management consultation
  • Facilitator for Town Halls, Focus Groups and Feedback Sessions

Who Do We Work With

  • Large Organization (300+ employees)
  • Small Organizations (1-50 employees)
  • Non-Profits and Foundations
  • Boards and Committees
  • Investment Firms and Portfolio Companies

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