What If I Say the Wrong Thing?

What If I Say the Wrong Thing?

25 Habits for Culturally Effective People

Book - 2013
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Innovative and surprising ways to keep your personal diversity journey moving and the diversity commitment of your organization. Written to make this information bite-size and accessible, you'll find quick answers to typical What should I do?" questions, like: What if I say the wrong thing, what should I do?" What if I am work and someone makes a sexist joke, what should I say?" The book is a perfect handbook for anyone who is looking to develop the habits of culturally effective people. In this handy reference, you'll find answers to questions about all types of diversity issues and tips about how to practice culturally effective habits. Verna Myers is a nationally recognized expert on diversity and inclusion within law firms, law departments, and law schools. In 2009 she was chosen as one of The Network Journal's "25 Influential Black Women in Business," and in 2008, one of The Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly's "Diversity Heroes." Vernā Myers is the author of Moving diversity forward: how to go from well-meaning to well-doing.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, [2013]
Branch Call Number: 331.133 M996w
Characteristics: xvi, 132 pages ; 17 cm


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LPL_ShirleyB May 09, 2018

Overcome your fear of connection with people different from you. Vernā Myers offers pragmatic & accessible tools to help you to connect. If you want to make a difference in our bias-filled world and create positive change, learn these 25 habits—for workplaces and the rest of the places we all share together. See her blog for more: vernamyers.com/blog

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