Challenges

The Professional Maze: Challenges APAs Face

As professionals, Asian Pacific Americans (APAs) continue to face a multitude of headwinds that hinder how we can contribute to organizations, as well as the national and global economies. These challenges limit our full potential and we need to face them, bolstered by the support from non-APA allies and advocates.

challenges2

The Professional Maze: Challenges APAs Face

As professionals, Asian Pacific Americans (APAs) continue to face a multitude of headwinds that hinder how we can contribute to organizations, as well as the national and global economies. These challenges limit our full potential and we need to face them, bolstered by the support from non-APA allies and advocates.

challenges2

Ascend Pan-Asian Leaders. (2017). The Illusion of Asian Success: Scant Progress for Minorities in Cracking the Glass Ceiling from 2007–2015. California: Gee, B. & Peck, D.

Gee, B. & Peck, D. (2018, May). Asian Americans Are the Least Likely Group in the U.S. to Be Promoted to Management. Harvard Business Review.

Hewlett, S.A. (2011). Asians in America: What's Holding Back the "Model Minority?" Forbes.

Lee, J. & Ramakrishnan, K. (2018, March 27). Asian Americans Think an Elite College Degree Will Shelter Them from Discrimination It Won't. The Los Angeles Times.

Banarjee, R., Reitz, J., & Oreopoulos, P. (2017). Do large employers treat racial minorities more fairly? Munk School of Global Affairs & University of Toronto.

Johnson, S. & Sy, T. (2016, December). Why Aren’t There More Asian Americans in Leadership Positions? Harvard Business Review.

Kelly, S. (2017, March 13). “For Asian-Americans.” Daily Racial Slights Invade the Nights. Cornell Chronicle.

Ascend Pan-Asian Leaders. (2017). The Illusion of Asian Success: Scant Progress for Minorities in Cracking the Glass Ceiling from 2007–2015. California: Gee, B. & Peck, D.

Gee, B. & Peck, D. (2018, May). Asian Americans Are the Least Likely Group in the U.S. to Be Promoted to Management. Harvard Business Review.

Hewlett, S.A. (2011). Asians in America: What's Holding Back the "Model Minority?" Forbes.

Lee, J. & Ramakrishnan, K. (2018, March 27). Asian Americans Think an Elite College Degree Will Shelter Them from Discrimination It Won't. The Los Angeles Times.

Banarjee, R., Reitz, J., & Oreopoulos, P. (2017). Do large employers treat racial minorities more fairly? Munk School of Global Affairs & University of Toronto.

Johnson, S. & Sy, T. (2016, December). Why Aren’t There More Asian Americans in Leadership Positions? Harvard Business Review.

Kelly, S. (2017, March 13). “For Asian-Americans.” Daily Racial Slights Invade the Nights. Cornell Chronicle.