Meller Quoted in HR Daily Advisor

Meller Quoted in HR Daily Advisor
Implicit Bias can Take toll on Performance Review Process
June 12, 2018
Tammy Binford

Jessica Meller, a member of the Firm’s Labor and Employment Practice, is quoted in "Implicit Bias can Take toll on Performance Review Process," an article published by the HR Daily Advisor. Jessica discussed how implicit bias happens during performance evaluations, and provides several suggestions on how to prevent it from hindering a performance review system.

"Implicit bias affecting word choice absolutely happens in performance evaluations. The legal risks posed by such bias may not be as important as the damage it can do to an organization’s culture, but bias does present a risk of discrimination claims, including disparate impact claims," said Jessica.

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