What is the Impact of Exclusion Exercise?
The Impact of Exclusion Exercise is an interactive exercise designed to help participants explore the emotions associated with exclusion. It provides a safe and fun experience to build awareness and understanding of how exclusive behavior and conversely inclusive behavior can impact coworkers.
Who is it designed for?
This tool is designed to be used by diversity and inclusion practitioners and trainers. Some facilitation skill is required to lead a successful conversation.
How can you use it?
This exercise could be used as a standalone exercise or incorporated into a diversity and inclusion training program. This exercise can be effectively executed in 30 minutes.
The purpose of this exercise is to help participants see firsthand how, as individuals, we can choose to exclude or include others, and the impact that exclusion/inclusion has on individual well-being and group dynamics.