Leadership

Leadership: A Vital Skill for Success in Today’s World

Leadership is a vital skill that has become increasingly important in today's fast-paced, rapidly changing world. It is a complex and multi-faceted concept that can take many forms, but at its core, leadership is about inspiring and guiding…
Ep. #002 - Active Listening w/ Shannon Stewart

Active Listening with Shannon Stewart – Ep. #002

814 Together · 814 Together - A Culturally Conscious Conversation Episode 2 In this episode we are joined by Shannon Stewart, a Licensed Professional Counselor and mental health therapist, highlighting the importance of Active Listening…
Identity

Cultural Identity: An Exploration

Culture is a unique aspect of our lives that shapes who we are and influences the way we see the world. It encompasses our beliefs, values, traditions, and customs that are passed down from generation to generation. As individuals, we also…
Ep. #001 - Brandon's Story

Brandon’s Story – Ep. #001

814 Together · 814 Together - A Culturally Conscious Conversation Episode 1 Hosted by our own Brenda Savelli & Brandon Wiley, a Licensed Professional a Counselor/CEO and Founder of OpenedEyes - a nonprofit organization that focuses…
Cross-Cultural Competency

Cross-Cultural Competency: Understanding and Navigating Different Cultures

In today's globalized world, it is increasingly common for people to interact with individuals from different cultural backgrounds. Whether in the workplace, in social settings, or in other contexts, understanding and appreciating cultural…
Critical Race Theory

Critical Race Theory: Understanding the Foundation of Anti-Racist Ideology

Critical Race Theory (CRT) is an interdisciplinary approach to understanding and challenging the ways in which the laws and policies in the United States reinforce systemic racism. This theory emerged in the late 1970s and early 1980s as a…
Bias

Implicit Bias: Understanding and Overcoming Unconscious Prejudice

Implicit bias refers to unconscious attitudes, beliefs, and stereotypes that affect our understanding, behavior, and decisions. Despite our good intentions and efforts to be fair, impartial, and objective, implicit bias can have profound and…