What’s the best diversity and inclusion programme you folks have seen? Looking for inspiration
What do you feel about comments like “ diversity/inclusion/female/Asian initiative are overrated, people should be hired and promoted based on work quality” want to hear both pro and oppose sides
what professional organizations are you a part of outside of your company? i’ve always been an active part of ENGs internally but not so much externally and am looking for some orgs to join and contribute to! looking for groups focused on mentoring youth, coding, and cultural and diversity.
Bi folks... do you experience lean towards different gender at different times of your life?
For anyone buying for one - how much do you spend on groceries each week (on average)? Pls age and gender too
On a call with the CEO talking about diversity and they compare a person with tattoos experiencing prejudice in the office to Black people colleague experiences... Meanwhile last I checked, a tattoo was a choice and removable. Also depending on placement, you can’t see it.
Thinking about buying a home in the next couple of years either around the Chicago area or suburbs with access to the city. What’s the best neighborhood for a number of factors such as- diversity, safetiness, property value, school rankings, overall funness? I’m a South Asian man married to a White woman, so the location diversity does matter to me when raising kids. Thank you for all your help!
Have about $50K to invest. Mostly sitting in checking/ online savings accounts. Where to put the money? Would like to diversity. Average risk tolerance.
🐠 who live or have lived in Chicago - how was your experience when it came to friendliness, diversity/racism, and access to Asian foods and grocery stores? I’m considering relocating to the South loop neighborhood - single person in their 30s, not interested in suburbia life
Anyone a black inclusion network lead for D&I?
Difference between female vs male leadership is based on gender bias. I'm labeled "aggressive, stubborn, and difficult to work with" by male peers, while they're praised as decisive and direct. WTF 😡
For any POC creatives, have you ever had to explain to a recruiter why you're considered a diversity candidate? This was the first time I felt like I had to prove my diversity/minority background.
DMA: Do they even acknowledge your messages? If so, what’s your gender/ethnicity? I’m a fan, but wonder if they’re selective bc of sheer volume, or I’ve been ignored bc I’m not their peeps (white/M)😔
The best private school (best on ranking) in my area is an all girls school (K-12). What’s the pros/cons of sending my daughter to an all girls school? My wife and I both grew up outside of the US and have not experienced single gender schools. Looking for any thoughts /personal experiences. Thanks!
One of my favorite things about consulting is county of origin diversity. Can we do a quick poll here of various CoO represented. Put your flag and have the fellow nationals upvote!
How would you make the business case for adding more diversity to the workforce. I think we take it as a given that people will support this, but some people need to see $$ and #s to be moved.
Any Latinos feeling left out of all this diversity buzz? Seems we are always invisible :/
I am fed up of my male cw partner who'd only write scripts involving male characters even though I am constantly telling him that we need to be mindful of diversity and inclusion. What should I do??
Best consulting firms for real inclusion?
Does anyone know of any agencies that have a decent amount of remote staff? I'd love to work for a cool shop (and am willing to travel a ton) but don't want to uproot completely.
Anyone successfully negotiate their vacation time? I have never had more than 3 weeks off and well past 10 YOE...
Thoughts on working in admissions for a top 20 MBA program? Want to eventually work 100% remote and feel like a move to admissions consulting would be super easy after 5-10 years.
Has anyone explored Masters in applied data science from University of Michigan? Planning to enroll for this fall. Would like to know if it would enable to take a data science role right off the bat.
Why do people want to work for UMM/MF? I feel likes it’s a rat race follow the heard mentality with little long term upside (you get paid a bunch for two years but then what?). I’m really keen to go the MM but feel like I’m making a mistake the way my friends talk about it…. In my mind a small younger growing fund is such a better opportunity — more learning, exposure, promotional potentially, and, hopefully, culture. What am I missing?
Just got an offer letter for a full time designer position with a $16/hr base rate. LOL (I’m recently graduated looking for a full time but C’MON give me a break, I made more at my first internship!)
Do people like those who auditioned in the attached video give others optimism for America's future? Do opportunities like this give optimism for America's future? Are the efforts of these individuals insignificant in today's society? For context, I believe this was filmed right before covid lockdowns. https://youtu.be/JYpJUhXGZq8
Any delays getting out once landing at ORD today? Hoping to get downtown somewhat quickly.
Finished a 9m project where the workstream I was on was busy the whole time, but client scrapped our work at month 8, but we still ended up finishing... it's like we might as done nothing for 8 months
Enough with the politics and racist shit, lets ask the real questions. What's everyone's bench, dead lift, back squat totals?
Today’s points adventure: Will be about 1,000 MQM short of 150,000 on American (you get 2 SWU or 40,000 points for reaching 150k). Only travel left is an award flight booked for the holidays...cont’d
Project leadership is telling teams that they need to fly in the week of thanksgiving and possible Christmas as well. The assumption is that we fly home the day prior to the actual holiday. 😂
Any advice and choosing a school to do an MBA at? Should I do fulltime, part-time, online? Is it worth getting an MBA from a non ivy? Thoughts on Wharton School of Business
When you put your 2 week notice in at the Big 4 as a staff level will you be shown the door immediately? If so, will you get paid?
I’m sooo sick of Marriott from the Bonvoy situation. Anybody have luck transferring to Hilton or Hyatt, getting status match?
...I wonder what normal people feel in life. I wonder who I would have been if I weren’t so sick.
So what’s happening with Bain compensation?
Senior CW w/ 5 years experience in NYC and MIA?
When you know the Partner is putting lipstick on a pig when telling you why you should be staffing on her/his project, but you’re still kinda curious
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