Any French-speakers? F 🐠 & I feel it would be nice to meet/date another bilingual/trilingual person...That’s not too much to ask.
Black People In Consulting
Are there any professional dev org dedicated to people of color in consulting? I’m wondering as I’m apart of industry specific orgs like NAHSE and ACHE but haven’t run into any specific for consulting
What type of consulting do y’all do? I feel like I’m the only black person I ever see on my projects and I’m wondering if I’m alone? I’m in M&A Finance.
So I was listening to The Read podcast on the whole Gabby Union thing n they said “they don’t want us to be blk, they want us to just be present and quiet so they can say they hire blk ppl”. Truthhhhh
Thinking about moving from ATL to DC. Good idea? I’m picky and looking for a wife, Atlanta seems to be too entertainment industry driven. Will it be more of the same? 32/M
Thoughts on this - do we keep asking for representation? I've been in corporate for years & don't want the next generation to keep hitting their head against a systemically racist brick wall... https://www-forbes-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.forbes.com/sites/ruthumoh/2019/12/10/the-dearth-of-black-ceos-how-corporate-diversity-initiatives-ignore-people-of-color/amp/
Had a situational interview today with Accenture, manager level. Every single question was related to conflict... EVERY SINGLE ONE. It was so confusing and quite frankly has rubbed me the wrong way...
DC management consultants (especially women): what’s the best professional organization you’ve joined and why?
I feel like being blunt. Tell me the worst Uncle Tom scenario you’ve faced in consulting and how you handled it.
What’s your experience dating white people? I’ve got the feeling the white guys I’ve dated viewed me as the one before THE ONE despite me being a (humbly) strong 7. Feel like race may play into it?😪
How many of these would you answer “yes” to? https://culturalbridgestojustice.org/internalized-racism-inventory/