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Are you biased? I am | Kristen Pressner | TEDxBasel
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Added Aug 30, 2016
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What do you do when you realize you have a bias, even against yourself? Kristen Pressner is the Global Head of Human Resources at a multinational firm, and a tireless advocate for, and promoter of, women in the workplace. In this enlightening talk, Kristen explores how we can recognize our own hidden, irrational biases — and keep them from limiting us.

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Kristen Pressner is the Global Head of Human Resources, Diagnostics Division at Roche. She graduated from Purdue University with top honors and received her MBA from The University of Dallas. Kristen is a passionate advocate and tireless campaigner for women in the workplace. She is married with 4 children.
Favorite quote: “If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?” T.S. Elliot

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