CHAPTER TENHow Do I Figure Out How to Hear the Differences Around Me?

Dear Diversity Diva:

This is just too hard! I’ve got to come to work and do my job well, worry about the people around me not screwing up their jobs, kiss up to my boss, not tick off the people whom I boss, and now you’re expecting me to “get” the differences of all the people around me too? It’s just too hard! Where am I even supposed to begin?

Signed,Exhausted Before I’ve Even Started

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