Recommended Titles and Treatises

What if I say the wrong thing? : 25 habits for culturally effective people

by Verna Myers. American Bar Association. 2013.
132 pages.

Writing from a welcoming, understanding and forgiving position, author Verna A. Myers details 25 habits that encourage diversity and inclusion. She briefly provides an anecdote illustrating each habit and describes "culturally ineffective" and "culturally effective" ways of employing it. Myers offers positive tips for putting each habit into practice and provides realistic and practical ways for the reader to focus their words and actions to foster diversity and understanding in their firm, their lawyer-client relationships, or in their personal life. This title is a companion to Moving Diversity Forward, which is also available in our library.

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