Is there a better city than the A in terms of diversity, cost of living, weather, airport, and overall stuff to do (nightlife, outdoors)? Some contenders (although doesn’t fit every category) include Dallas, Houston, Austin, Philly, Chicago, NOLA, some FL cities, Seattle, Denver, & Phoenix in my opinion
Agency Idea: The Ginger Group. Redheads only. You should see our Diversity and Inclusion page!
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
At your firm, how would you say internal initiatives/ ENGs are split by gender? Flipping through some of ours, I’m seeing the majority are women. How can we get men more involved?
Are others seeing nepotism in candidates during recruiting that is counteracting diversity and inclusion efforts? How are you keeping the motivation to continue fighting for equality? Feeling very discouraged right now.
Best consulting firms for real inclusion?
Need an advice, even though I’m an HR. So, I’m unemployed at the moment and want to start looking for a new job. I negotiated my way out for several reasons 1) My boss was not comfortable doing diversity initiative insisting that all lives matter and we’re meritocracy based business 2) I was responsible for 33 countries, which was very demanding in a time of Covid, as I had to be on most crisis committees directly or as as oversight, and at the same time I have a child on spectrum, and with the
From Todd Gibbons, BNY Mellon CEO Through diversity and inclusion comes understanding https://www.linkedin.com/posts/bny-mellon_through-diversity-and-inclusion-comes-understanding-activity-6672643580982558720-ktc5
Is there a way to find out the gender of the baby if I am still in my early 1st trimester? Like heart beat, my reaction to food, haha... an impatient mom...
director of diversity, director of culture, what do they do in the agency? Seriously wondering
thoughts on this inclusion thing? As a minority it seems to be a publicity stunt... for the pictures and social media posts... Just confused about why we are still talking about what needs to get done
I’ve gone clientside as a WOC. One of the areas the lead agency is scored by is diversity.. I am infuriated that they’ve hired EVEN MORE white guys in leadership roles.
This question is not gender related, yet I don’t want to be ‘mansplained’ to, hence asking here ;) it’s related to taxable income at Deloitte...
I absolutely hate that HR essentially forces me to attend diversity workshops on how to be a successful Hispanic. Efforts should be focused not on race but economic background... am I the only one?
It’s 2020, are men still expected to pay on the first date or is it acceptable to split 50-50? Not trying to start a whole debate on modern gender dynamics, I just need practical advice.
Companies need to not dilute diversity with this whole diversity of thought jibberish - there are real issues re: bias, race, gender and respect in the workplace. Education around how to build better
Have you participated in LeanIn Circles at your firm? Thoughts? Also, let's please keep the gender issue hating comments civil if they come at all
Need a few good questions for a micro-aggressions webinar I’m hosting.. any one of you done this before or have any ideas? Planning to touch upon various types of micro-aggressions such as race, religion, gender, religion, age, title etc.
What are the chances of tesla going down to 450-500 range by next week end after snp inclusion?
Have a case interview for an industry position. Does anyone have recommended resources for preparation?
My friend just had a baby. I want to send her something useful / something she needs. I know the first few weeks are tough. Any recommendations?
I also have a JD and have been asked to take on roles/tasks of paralegal/associate. How do I turn that into a raise at my annual review without seeming greedy?
How does the $250 PDA+accessories reimbursement work? Let’s say I bought my PDA for $199 on Deloittenet, but I’ll buy a phone case and maybe a screen protector, within 50 bucks, how to get reimbursed?
To anyone laid off that has found a job, how long was your search? I have been recently laid off and feel very demotivated by the job market 😔
I really just want a 9-6 job. What’s stopping is my stupid af ego and the “promise” of better exit opportunities that comes with 1 more year.
MBA advice... how much does it matter what school you go to? Do you think going to a top school is vital? Or should I consider going to my local state school in the current city I live while working?
I thought I was ok with no raise and bonus due to Covid-19 but after two months of around the clock work, internal and client facing, I want my checks.
We as teachers are not supposed to tell our students what to think, we are supposed to teach our students how to think. To do this, we need to try our best to keep our political opinions and our personal thoughts on issues out of the classroom.
FTM and first one in my friend’s circle to have a baby. Feeling pretty lost on when to do what. Like when do I sign up for a Lamaze class, and do I even need it. What other classes I need? And is my obgyn going to tell me when to start with the perineal massage. I am not even sure how I know of these terms but what if there is something out there I could do or I need to do and I don’t know about it.
I've been temping all pandemic for a school district as an HR specialist, how can I get out of education & make this work in HR? My degree a decade back was Psychology and I've been in non-profits and upper academia since. DFW all around clerical looking for a FT with decent benefits and pay.
Wow. I could never work from home full time. I had Waffle House to go for breakfast and cookies and bourbon for lunch.
Has anyone come back from being put on a PiP? My colleague just got one and is freaking out - her manager is overallocated like crazy, the other two media planners were laid off, and she’s the only one left standing. Her boss says she’s making too many mistakes - but they’re so short staffed. Any hope, or should she start looking now?
When you take the day off 'sick' because you have an interview, and you walk past a VP while suited up. #awk
I’m planning to visit my parents after 2 years. Last time I went home, it was with a fiancé - that fell apart during COVID. I feel like a failure going home and can’t believe this is causing me so much anxiety. I want to feel happy about meeting my parents and friends after so long but I’m so not in the zone to deal with comments and questions about him. Anyone dealt with this before? Any advice is appreciated!
Working with a new manager who is a micro manager and also tends to ramble on about different things when asked fairly basic questions. I have a feedback chat with them coming up, how would you bring across these points in a tactful way? I’m probably going to be on this engagement for 6 months at least so taking that into account.
Any other women get so overwhelmed the more we learn about our bodies and waht women have to deal with? Like PCOS, Thyroid, hashimotos, chronic pain, hormone imbalance, leg pain, endometriosis, undiagnosed ADD, birth control effects, PMDD etc. WHY didn’t we learn about this is health class???? Would have saved me so much struggling as adult had I been more educated on my body, what to look for and how to help it😭I hope anyone going through it knows you’re not alone!
Can anyone help me with Referal? I'm a Fresher with internship experience of 1.8 years. I'm good at Brand and social media strategy. Skills - Social media marketing, Brand Strategy, Atl and BTL, Advertising (online & offline), Ms Excel, Ms power point, Canva, Photoshop, Market Research, Analytics. I'm a graduate in Journalism and Mass communication for GGSIPU
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