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Author Myers, Vernā.

Title Moving diversity forward : how to go from well-meaning to well-doing / [Vern̄ā A. Myers].

Publication Info. Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, Center for Racial & Ethnic Diversity, General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division, [2011]
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 Law Classified  KF300 .M94 2011    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 196 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Type of Media unmediated n
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-184) and index.
Contents Diversity is being invited to the party : includion is being asked to dance -- I think I'm a pretty good dance partner : is this book for me? -- I know the cha cha ; isn't that like the Charleston? Aren't we all the same? -- With the right music, you can get anyone on the dance floor : what messages are you sending about who's included? -- So you were a little offbeat ; it isn't the end of the dance : how to recover when you've stepped on your dance partner's toes -- What's everybody staring at? : nobody's perfect when they first learn to dance : the BASICS of cultural competence -- Are you sure he's our waiter? I think he's the band leader : how is your lens shaping what you see? -- He's black : what do you mean he can't dance? check for your biases when things get bumpy -- Dancing with Peggy McIntosh: breaking the thirteen deadly habits of workplace oppression -- White people have always been center stage : understanding white privilege and other forms of unearned privilege -- Five old dance moves that white people do : updating your dance moves to support the success of black people at work -- The warm up is over, now for the big dance move : biasproofing your organization's systems -- Sometimes cutting in is the right move : using your privilege to interrupt bias.
Subject Law firms -- United States -- Personnel management.
Diversity in the workplace -- United States.
Added Author American Bar Association. Center for Racial & Ethnic Diversity.
American Bar Association. General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division.
ISBN 9781614380061