Female Bosses

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Women in leadership roles.

Feeling discouraged. I have busted my butt, completed my BSBA, and now I am set to graduate with my MBA. I was just told by my workplace that education will never matter as much as tenure.

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Looking for a mentor that has experience being a female boss. Looking for someone in a consulting role, but I need help learning to be a female leader without coming off as bitchy or micromanagey

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Need some help! Working on a case study. How do I calculate the number of days to deduct from someone's pay? I have a list of the employees & the number of unpaid leave days they are requesting. Cont

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How do you manage a situation where you constantly get feedback as a female leader about being “direct” and “passionate” in your style. How do you fight the bias? Any advice?

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How soon do you tell various work contacts (HR, bosses, coworkers) you’re preg? What’s considered appropriate? Are you supposed to tell HR immediately? Afraid of different treatment / career slowing..

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This has happened to me on TWO teams where I was the lead: When I am speaking (& only when I am speaking), a man rapidly clicks his pen. Distracting & weird. Ever seen anything like this?

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How did you get into leadership? I recently lost out on a promotion because, “you do your job too well. We can’t see anyone doing it as well as you.” Is this a sign I need to move on?

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Has anyone ever dealt with a male bully at work? Advice on how to handle?

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Hello! Can anyone help by providing insight on the salary range I should be seeking for a Project Manager role at Uber in NYC? I have 3.5 years of experience at Accenture. Any help would be great!

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Two of My colleague always gives belittling comments or comments that try to intimate me or discredit me. What’s the one best comeback to regain the situation?

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When you see female promotion ratio at 1:6, do you point it out or let it slide?

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Hey bowl. I struggled quite a bit in my career and was talking about it with a friend/coworker he showed me this article (in comment). thoughts?

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Early 30s and starting to look into egg-freezing.. gotta say the research is pretty overwhelming! Any pearls of wisdom on preparation, experience & providers women who have done it can share?

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What advice would you have for aspiring female bosses?

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What are your best responses / strategies when being interrupted?

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How do you walk the line between “assertive” and “bossy/bitchy.” Particularly interested in tips from women of color. Thanks in advance.

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Hi ladies! Wanted to tell you about @smarterinasec, a new Instagram account I recently started. Every day, I do a deep dive on one topic + provide content recs on that topic to read, watch, & listen.

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Anyone here been invited to or already a member of Chief? Worth the hype or waste of money?

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Has anyone done the Forte MBALaunch program? Is it worth it?

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What would you do if other SM comes to tell you she/he prefers directly engaging with the client when the opportunity brought to his attention by you and you has the relationship with the client?

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