Anybody read "Just the Funny Parts" by Nell Scovell, yet? So much sounds familiar (the boys club, gender imbalance). But she talks about a sisterhood among female higher-ups/writers, EPs that...
I’m annoyed that a white woman was selected as the leader of the newly created Black Action Council. I have no doubt that her credentials qualify her, but in an age when firms are saying they can’t get their diversity numbers up, they feel a white woman is best suited to lead a Black Action Council?
Best consulting firms for real inclusion?
So here’s that NYT article about the lack of diversity at Adidas... which is also true about their agencies. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/19/business/adidas-diversity-employees.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share
Hi everyone! So I'm kinda questioning my gender views of myself and I need help and education on what I'm feeling. In essence, I can't discern whether I'm a cisgender, straight female that isn't always super feminine, or if I'm really closer to non-binary, or have fluid gender expression (is that correct?) Will add examples/reasoning why I'm questioning this below. In essence I can't tell if this is a personality trait or gender question
My second job prospect in 6 months that fizzled bc they’re suddenly looking for women only. I’m all for more diversity and inclusion in adland, but isn’t that also gender discrimination and illegal?
Hi fellow 🐠, I’m planning to move to Dallas from Chicago around May. Wanted to know what are some good areas to look for apartments. I’m a 27 yo female so looking for nice, safe area with people around my age and good diversity. Any suggestions? And any suggestions how I can find a roommate? I don’t know a single soul there
Less than 2% of carpenters, plumbers, and electricians are women. Do you think there is a social justice component to increasing this, as it will likely reduce the total gender earning gap?
Has anyone seen firms hold successful, well-received diversity/cultural events? Especially firms with low diversity numbers but an interest in increasing awareness and education without patronizing.
Would you be turned off by a guy who asks you out on a coffee date and then has you pay for your own coffee? I ordered at the register first (he ordered right after me) and when the cashier asked if we were paying together or separately, he said separately. He has a high paying job
Hi all! I’ve been dating my bf for about 4 months now and there are some things he says/is into that make me believe he is either Bisexual or has gender dysphoria. I could really use someone’s advice who has a similar experience like this. Is anyone willing to chat? I just want to be supportive and helpful.
Accenture, BCG, Deloitte & E&Y all signed up to be in the consortium for eliminating the gender pay gap. All the sudden I'm feeling the urge to switch firms!
What stage of being black at work are you? (When viewed by others). Physical threat? Suspicious? Diversity hire? Aggressive? Uppity? Accepted?
gender equality is great and all but god dammit what i wouldn't do to have the first day of my period off from work.
Hello Everyone, I am looking to hire a couple of technical sources who have a keen interest in diversity. I am building out a diversity sourcing team to support AWS AI/ML practice. Great opportunity with lots of visibility. Let me know if you are interested in learning more.
Seeing that there's so many rishta questions and the rishta bowl not being the most active, I thought I'd do us all a solid and make an ISO post for anyone looking to post their info to. Anyone interested in someone's profile DM them directly. Format for posting: Gender / Age / Location / Height (if comfortable with sharing) / Citizenship ( if comfortable with sharing) / any other info about yourself or what you're looking for Let's get people married in 2022! 🎉
Are you actually a recruiter if you’re not a very attractive white female? But seriously only recruiters I ever see fit that stereotype, where’s the diversity?
So so cool to see Air Canada using a sari-clad, bindi-wearing lady in the safety video! Can’t think of many other countries where this would be possible, love this country and it’s diversity 😍🇨🇦
Brothers and sisters, I wanted to share this with you in hopes that the next time you’re asked to speak at an event, that we use this to push for diversity.
New to healthcare consulting. I’m trying to learn more about the different domains of work. When individuals say they work for or support payers, what types of projects could this entail?
Looking for a project based copywriter for an upcoming pitch for a travel client. Please message me for more information.
How many of you are the only woman at your firm/practice group? I’m at a large firm, but part of a smaller practice group (<10 associates). We have female partners, but I’m the only female associate in our group. I’ve become friends with one of the other associates. Someone recently joked that I’m his “work wife.” This really bothered me. I don’t think of our relationship as romantic at all. This is mostly just a rant, but can we please retire this term?
Do you feel the same? I both love WFH and am going crazy. I love that there is no commute, I can very quickly log on when nanny comes (so save money with fewer hours) and I see the baby sometimes. BUT I also feel like a caged hamster - I don’t get a break / especially if I’m back to back in calls and hate the monotony. I am pitching a project that will likely be local and I am both excited and scared about commuting again. So scared about how to manage it all.
Has anyone quit their job and switched firms shortly after coming back from maternity leave? How did this go for you? Tips?
Which offer to select 1. Wipro - 13 LPA 2. Mirafra (client location -qualocomm) - 10 lpa 3. Cognizant - 12 lpa 4. Innova solutions - 14 LPA Which one should prefer, hoping for the best results.
What is the appraisal hike if I get promotion from assistant consultant to associate consultant? After how many years i can apply for associate consultant? Current i have 8.03 years of experience.
Anyone have experience with this? I’m freelancing for a big NY network agency, and someone told me there’s a way to enter your hours more accurately and you actually get more than your day rate in overtime or a higher hourly rate than your day rate? It sounds promising, but confusing.
Today I got a promotion/ raise. Not your typical confession, I know, but I moved to this city a year ago and still have no friends/family doesn’t care. No one to tell, but for once I’m proud of myself
I was caught off guard at my compensation meeting by getting a raise to $100k but also getting a promotion. The raise was decent and it was the minimum I was expecting, but since I got promoted as well I thought the amount should have been higher. We offered a potential candidate $100k for my previous title. For future reference, how can I bring that up without sounding ungrateful and unappreciative? Thoughts?
Anyone have any knowledge of the culture at E15, Navigate or Stromberg? Really interested in applying my consulting experience to the sports industry and would love to know what the work life, comp, culture, etc. looks like.
Hi All! I have my virtual on-site case interviews for an Associate position in BizOps. Found some good prep videos and used a case prep book to get the hang of casing again. Any advice prior to my on-sites this week? Really nervous and want to move to the next round
Can I technically be "based" in one city but live in another? Why does it matter where my "home office" is? I alt-travel to see my friends in another city every weekend and I'd rather just live there.
How are the exit ops from EYP Deal Tech ? Do people make it to PE ops, MBB, FAANG ?EY-Parthenon
I recently found a new job and am (finally) making as much as my husband even though historically I’ve made significantly. We’ve recently purchased our home and also have a child on the way. My husband insists that because I now make as much as him, I should kick in half of the mortgage, car loan, and utilities (I pay about 40% now). I feel this is an unfair ask because as head of household, the man should shoulder more of the financial responsibility. He says it’s the 21st century…
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