Tips From the #GHC19 Male Allies Panel, and Other Actions for Allies

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

Panel of 4 participants, sitting with a moderator, in front of a screen with Grace Hopper Celebration
Photo of the GHC19 Male Allies panel, with Jennifer Brown (moderator), Evin Robinson, Bryan Liles, Wayne Barlow, and Michael Ellison

1. Maintain eye contact with someone who was interrupted

2. Call out offensive statements, even if no one in earshot is personally offended

3. Clear the lunch left-overs

4. Ask about the accessibility of products under construction

5. Push back on pregnancy and caregiving bias

Everyday actions to create inclusive, engaging workplaces. Together, we can — and will — make a difference with the Better Allies® approach.

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