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The First Step to An Inclusive Work Culture: Getting Your Colleagues’ Names Right

It’s your responsibility to appreciate and celebrate the diversity of your coworkers

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In December 2021, I attended my first work holiday party since 2019. I was enthusiastic to finally mingle and meet new people. (I couldn’t remember the last time I had done that). One of…




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Hadeil Ali

Hadeil Ali

Deputy Director at CSIS in Washington, D.C and a former researcher at Georgetown University. For questions and inquires please email me at:

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