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HR is not your friend and or tribe....🦂 &🐊

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Honestly make a small crew... work friend hubbie wifey in another department. Network to another agency...ask the thread... therapist...bodega man or woman, Starbucks barista
But I would do all those before HR.

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I can’t explain how much HR will screw you over if you’re not careful. They ain’t ya friend at all

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Sad but true

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HR is there to protect the company from its employees. Keeping you from revolting is just a byproduct of the company’s best interests

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AGREE!!

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So who do you go to for advice?

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Such a sad but unfortunate truth. HR is a deceptive misnomer.

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JUST said this.

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Any good consulting meetups or groups in Chicago?

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Apologies for being obvious here, but do y’all notice the career trajectories of white people in advertising are like a rocket whereas minorities struggle to even get put on decent projects?

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Anyone else get confused when someone asks you, "who's the POC for that project?" Except they mean point of contact?

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Many brands and agencies are severing relationships with Facebook right now, but do we expect the same from our industry advocacy groups? Sure that money goes to a good cause, but it doesn't sit right that an org that is pushing progress for POC takes money from Facebook.

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Popeyes dropped their own Ivy Popeye’s line of clothing and I just 😂😭😂😅😂

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Ever notice how it’s usually a white person talking abt how diversity goes beyond what’s visible? How abt we try for visible diversity first & then we try to find diffs in similar-looking ppl’s bios 🤷🏾‍♀️

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And then there is this bullshit

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