Top Takeaways

Uprooting + interrogating the systems/processes we navigate has a ripple effect
Uplifting the cultural capital + lived-expertise of others begins with intention
The experts are in the room -- slowing down + getting curious goes a long way

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Let's name it: “professionalism” largely maintains the status quo, a dominant culture centered on whiteness, patriarchy, and heteronormativity. How do we move away from white-dominant ways of developing others, and design career pathways that feel authentic to your team members? Decolonizing “professional” development centers cultural capital and lived experience, and aims to create spaces where leaders of color...

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Interactive Workshop

Best for employees who want to talk, connect, and engage in hands-on training.

Best for teams up to 60 people

Facilitated Learning

Best for employees who like to listen with some engagement and discussion throughout.

Class Agenda

Best for teams up to 90 people

Class Durations

Flexible class lengths to meet your team’s needs.


What People Are Saying About This Class

Wish there was more time. I really enjoyed the breakout room and getting to know a new person. Great graphics in presentation.

More About Stephanie Castellanos

Stephanie Castellanos is a national facilitator, justice & equity strategist, and the founder of Uproot Talent – an award-winning social impact boutique talent advising and executive search firm that specializes in hiring and keeping leadership who mirror and reflect the people they serve. ...

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