Tips for supporting AAPI colleagues
Here are 5 ways Basit says you can support AAPI colleagues.
- Pronounce their names correctly (Ask how to pronounce their name if you are unsure.)
- Advocate from them or comfort them if you hear a racist or hateful comment.
- Validate their struggles.
- Be mindful that they are not a model minority and each person is unique.
- If you don’t know how to support Asian colleagues, ask them how you can help.