Aggressive boss complaining to Asian business woman in office

Have You Committed Any of These 35 Common Microaggressions?

Articles Oct 17, 2022

Most of us have experienced the embarrassment of a casual remark that inadvertently hurt another person’s feelings. Maybe it was a joke that fell flat or a comment about someone’s appearance. Or perhaps you’ve been on the receiving end of one of these slights. More than petty annoyances, over time these microaggressions can damage relationships, poison workplace culture, and sabotage employee retention.


Kaela Sosa

Kaela (she/her) is a Certified Diversity Executive and curriculum and programming manager at The Diversity Movement. She applies her writing, project management, and production skills to advance DEI.