Creating Conversational Speed Bumps, and Other Actions for Allies

Each week, we share five simple actions to create a more inclusive workplace and be a better ally.

Photo of a speed bump in the road, by Atomity via CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

1. Create “conversational speed bumps”

2. Scrub “generous” from descriptions of parental leave

3. Invite someone from an underrepresented group to a key meeting

4. Don’t penalize women or people of color for being angry at work

5. Enter the Better Allies™ Goodreads Giveaway

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