7 Ways to Practice Active Allyship
Vulnerable interactions To help overcome the fear of being uncomfortable.
Taking courageous responsibility is about making the most of your own sphere of influence.
To help overcome the fear of being uncomfortable or saying the wrong thing, allies need to embrace their own vulnerability and work with others to identify
Empathetic engagement is about asking the right questions in the right tone to help the person engaging in bias-driven behavior to unpack their biases
We must humbly acknowledge that we don’t know or fully comprehend how someone else experiences life.
Honest introspection begins with understanding our own biases and how they impact what we say and do, the decisions we make, and whom we tend to view as successful in the workplace.
Deep curiosity Identify intersectional dimensions of diversity that are different from your own diversity thumbprint