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“A candid, readable, and useful book about how we can get past talking about gender bias and actually start doing something about it.” – Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Originals and Give and Take and host of the TED podcast WorkLife

“Drawing from a deep well of research and experience, Kelly Watson and Jodi Ecker Detjen offer a necessary and practical step-by-step guide to reimagining gender equity, recognizing bias, reframing untrue and harmful gendered assumptions, and giving teams and organizations the tools to make progress toward real gender equity possible. As they write, together, we can do more. And when we do, we all benefit.”Brigid Schulte, New York Times bestselling author of Overwhelmed: Work, Love & Play When No One Has the Time, and director of The Better Life Lab at New America

“A brilliant and needed book, The Next Smart Step shows how gender bias is more than meets the eye, and how to actually do something about it. Even the most forward-thinking and well-versed leaders will be surprised. Ignore this book at your own risk!” – Shane Snow, author of Dream Teams

“Every organization wants to know: how can we succeed in an increasingly competitive environment? The Next Smart Step has a compelling answer, and will help you leverage the power of thoughtful diversity to become stronger, better, and more resilient.” – Dorie Clark, executive education faculty, Duke University Fuqua School of Business, and author of Reinventing You and Stand Out

“Kelly and Jodi have captured the essence of what stands in the way of women in the workplace. Every one of us can all help women rise by recognizing (and reframing) the stereotyped assumptions that are so clearly identified in this book. Essential and highly recommended.” – Sally Helgesen, author of How Women Rise, The Female Vision, and The Web of Inclusion


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