Leadership Recap: First Impressions & Assumptions
Category : News & Media
Why do we do this workshop?
- To become more aware of how our first impressions affect our behavior towards others
- To start thinking about where our impressions and assumptions come from and how our experience colors our first impressions
- To compare how people differ in their initial impressions of others
What will students take away from the workshop?
- An understanding of the factors that influence our first impressions
- An awareness that many of our first impressions are acculturated, i.e. determined by our social and cultural backgrounds and experiences