Hello London folk. There’s a lot of great chat about diversity in adland on fishbowl, but it’s all very US based. So I’ve just started a bowl on diversity in London specifically - 9qo8f
Heads of Diversity & Inclusion. Do we never get any Asian persons to qualify for such positions in Corp America??
Do you think gender ratios in this industry would change if HR / talent departments were more 50:50, than 99:1 or so?
Interesting option for helping to address harassment and diversity issues. I have zero affiliation with that site. https://www.dearadland.com
What are some ways in which you’ve specifically contributed to gender equality in the workplace?
had a miscarriage (knew the gender and developed a connection) and trying to pull it together for my toddler. will start therapy but feeling so unstable. any tips to survive this? husband knows i’m sad but not as supportive as I want him to be.
I really don’t understand the hate against Diversity and Inclusion efforts. I grew up hearing my parents worry about being passed over for promotions and denied opportunities, due to race. It’s a real concern for black professionals.
Is this place for gender/sexual minorities as well? I'm a gay transgender man, but as I'm white, I'm not sure if I belong here.
Has anyone done a 2-hr roundtrip daily commute for years? Unfortunately in this situation due to location of spouse’s job -it’s fairly rural and that area doesn’t have the same level of education (kid is about to start K), diversity, convenience, jobs opps me, stuff to do or parks as our current city has. Switching jobs is not an option for him unfortunately. I do feel very guilty about the long commute for him though.
Happy Monday all! I am working on a panel discussion with 3 business leaders for increasing young female talent/pipeline in Tech with an inclusion lens. What questions do you have at the top of your mind? Theme is enhancing D&I through building female talent pipeline. Any suggestions are welcome :) Thank you.
How many people on dating apps looking for something serious? Upvote / respond age/gender ?
After the whole diversity and inclusion push from my firm, I decided to try to create a Jewish group especially given all the anti semitism in the world. I sent an email to HR in beginning of august. It’s now almost September and no response (this includes multiple follow ups). They say it usually take 1-2 days to respond to emails. Hypocrisy?
Is anyone else having difficulty when teaching pronouns now with non-binary terms? My students insist on the fact that Susan doesn’t have to be she it could be they. Answer key says she. How do we handle this?!?!
director of diversity, director of culture, what do they do in the agency? Seriously wondering
What’s a better way to say, ‘you guys’?
Can y’all confirm someone’s gender + interest before sliding into their DM’s please. Very out of pocket behavior. M here, tired of random men sliding into my DM’s and being weirdos. Same with y’all women. My DM’s are a safe, respectful place. Be. Nice.
Agency Idea: The Ginger Group. Redheads only. You should see our Diversity and Inclusion page!
Does anyone have a financial advisor they truly, truly trust to educate and help invest? I’m a young attorney of color looking for an exit opportunity but I have no meaningful investments. I have no idea how money works 😞
Hi Fishes, Hope you all are doing well. I have joined tcs last week. I have 10+ yoe. They gave me C3B position with 25 lpa. Can anyone please tell me what kind of role usually C3B - Associate Consultant get into? Is it similar to Team Lead? After joining, till now i just had one interaction with my manager and he asked me to complete all the mandatory trainings first. Also, upon asking about the kind of work he didn't give any clear answer. Can anyone please help me with this? Thanks.
Hows d phone reimbursement work? Do I sign up for a plan with Deloitte discount? Or its purely reimbursement? How much is the monthly plan and how much for the phone unit allowed per month as well? Thanks
Completed biometrics yesterday. How long will it likely take to get EAD card or Green card? EB1C India I140 already approved Submitted medical with AOS filing in May EAD with NBC, I485 with Nebraska
Has anyone used an executive coach to improve their skills? I am looking at using one to increase my executive presence and communication/presentation skills.
Seeking advice - have 2 competing offers. First opportunity is in consulting (ACN) and the other is in industry with similar responsibilities as consulting. Industry opp company is a startup. I’ll have to take a cut of $13k in base + bonus + 401k match in industry vs consulting offer. Industry opp is at a Director level for strategy & operations and involves client management. Would really appreciate your input. Thanks!
Can anyone share their insights on exit strategies? I’ve focused so much on building positions since 2017 and realizing I’ve never given much through to exiting. How do you all approach it, unique to your exchange/bank or generally the same strategy for all positions?
Does anyone have any recommendations for a one-stop-shop learning management system, payroll and benefits platform and applicant tracking system? If not, can anyone propose two cost-efficient platforms that integrate well with one another? Company size: 250-500 employees
Can a parent in Canada on a visitor visa apply for US visitor visa extension while they are in Canada?
Thinking about going to Memphis for a girls weekend. Any recommendations? Also looking to stay at a Hilton property, but can't decide between the Doubletree and the Hampton Inn downtown. Advice?
I’m planning to buy the study materials for the SHRM-CP certificate through Amazon. What are the best ones to obtain?
Pregnant, just got a new job offer. I need to drop the pregnancy bomb now (I’m 24 weeks along). Really looking for any advice on how to say this in negotiations. I really want to see if I can negotiate our maternity leave. Also want to break the news in a way where they don’t feel deceived.
Anyone here work for Accenture? Curious on the culture and what diversity looks like there.
Can you share with me a public or not-confidential due diligence case study which evaluates a company (either a start-up or a commercialized-stage company) that uses AI/ML please? I would like to see how your company helps assess these clients’ technologies. Why do they need these technologies? Are they licensed or patented? What are potential issues? Thank you!
Is it possible to claim phone expense if you are in a group plan? I have paid my share of the bill through Amex but the cumulative bill is not in my name as I am not the account owner. Would this work?
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