Books

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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. In this fully revised second edition, you’ll learn to spot situations where you can create a more inclusive culture, along with straightforward steps to take and changes to make. Karen Catlin, a highly-sought after expert on allyship, will show you how to:

• Attract and hire a diverse workforce
• Amplify and advocate for others
• Give effective and equitable performance feedback
• Use more inclusive language
• Run inclusive conferences and events

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



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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.