Books

Better Allies: Everyday Actions to Create Inclusive, Engaging Workplaces

This book will help you learn to spot situations where you can create a more inclusive culture, along with straightforward steps to take. Karen Catlin walks you through how to be a better ally, including:

  • Hiring and retaining a diverse workforce
  • Amplifying and advocating for others
  • Giving effective and equitable performance feedback
  • Using more inclusive language

Read this book to level-up your ally skills and create a culture where everyone, including you, can do their best work and thrive.



Photo of the cover of The Better Allies Approach to Hiring

The Better Allies™ Approach to Hiring

A helpful hiring guide filled with best practices to recruit and hire people from underrepresented groups. With examples, stories, checklists, rubrics, and guidelines galore, this unique tool will help you transform your hiring process to attract and retain diverse applicants.



Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking

Poornima Vijayashanker and Karen Catlin wrote the book they wish they had earlier in their careers: Present! A Techie’s Guide to Public Speaking.