APPENDIX A Discussion Questions
These discussion questions are intended to facilitate reflection on and discussion of the challenges faced by professional women of color. The questions can be used in group or individual settings, for book clubs, in classroom discussions, or just for personal reflection.
- Do you feel like a “double outsider” at work? What specific interactions or experiences make you feel that way? Are there ever times at work when you feel like an “insider”?
- What stereotypes do you have about other women of color? Did you realize that you were holding these biases? What steps can you take to overcome these feelings?
- What are some of the challenges you face at home and at work? Are these challenges unique to women in your culture, ...