Inclusive Language in the Workplace
Why language awareness is essential for today’s companies
- Inclusive language refrains from using words that reflect or reinforce prejudices against members of underrepresented and historically disadvantged groups. It extends beyond the use of gender-sensitive language.
- By being aware of the agency of language, companies can foster a more equitable work enivronment and communicate more effectively with external stakeholders.
- The Snapshot provides essential characteristics of an inclusive corporate language.