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Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech

Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech takes an in-depth look at racial inequalities in the tech industry, from the biases that get built into products to Silicon Valley's problematic monoculture. Product and design expert Dairien Boyd weaves the perspectives of tech founders, investors, and professionals together to dismantle common excuses for why things are the way they are, and explore how to move toward a more inclusive future. 

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Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech | Ep. 1

Monoculture

People from communities that have long been excluded by Silicon Valley’s monoculture share their personal stories and walk through the data on the lack of diversity in tech. When it comes to cognitive biases, what critical errors do our brains make without even realizing it?

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Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech | Ep. 2

Original Gatekeepers

It’s time to hop into the way, way back machine. We’re examining the history of Silicon Valley to better understand how we got to the current moment of racial inequity in tech. 

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Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech | Ep. 3

The Pipeline Fallacy

A common excuse tech companies make for their lack of diversity is to blame the “pipeline,” saying there aren’t enough qualified candidates from underrepresented groups in the talent pool. Why do tech companies lean on this argument, and what are they missing?

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Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech | Ep. 4

Built-in Bias

Racial bias has not only worked its way into tech workplaces, it’s also in the products we build. How can we mitigate the harm that these biases cause in the products Silicon Valley puts out into the world?

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Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech | Ep. 5

Internal Investigation

We’re turning the mirror on ourselves to assess diversity, equity, and inclusion at All Turtles. If we believe every company could benefit from open conversations about diversity issues, we need to start with ourselves.

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Culture Fit: Racial Bias in Tech | Ep. 6

The Work Ahead

So where do we go from here? How do we build a more inclusive future in tech? A good place to start is by listening to those who have worked to improve equity in Silicon Valley for years.

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