I know most of the questions here will be on sexism or inclusion of POC but can we talk about ageism? Once we reach a certain age should we just leave the agency business? Is that fair?
What are other people doing to drive diversity in leadership? I am hiring below me but want to hire at my level. Where do you source outside your network?
When you work with multiple teams and there is visible resentment against you from one of the team members working under you , what would you do ? Considering you have exhausted all your means to let them know that in spite of all the differences ( cultural , racial, gender etc ) you both can still be professional and work towards the betterment of the team? And more so, how do you explain all this to your reporting manager ? How do you prove that you are being disrespected?
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I have often wondered if being honest when I fill out EEOC / diversity forms if that limits me from new work / promotions. I used to be able to hide my disability, but it is progressive so now it's not as easy to hide. Thoughts?
Hi ladies! First gen Latina corporate lawyer here. I’ll be relocating from DC to NYC soon. Recognizing how hard it is to find diversity in the workplace even in the most diverse cities, I’ve joined this bowl in hopes of contributing to building a community among my fellow Latina lawyers. Happy to chat virtually or grab a coffee anytime.
Are data teams generally familiar with the diversity prediction theorem?
See the Netflix’s Prize re Cinematch.
Adding a new source of data with a new model to an existing consumer predictive systems will increase accuracy.
If the cost to add it is minimal, should be a no-brainer.
Some treat it as a choice (old vs new) as opposed to both is better.
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did y'all listen to SCOTUS oral arguments today about ending affirmative action?
it was super triggering listening to white conservatives and Clarence say that diversity does not matter.
Was at an event recently. Seems like advertising really only cares about diversity as it applies to white women. I think this industry wants to stay white.
Unpopular opinion: 2,000 hours is way too high of a benchmark to be eligible for a bonus. Unless like 300+ non-billable hours count towards it (maybe half of that be pro bono hours and the other half be diversity, recruiting, etc), 2000 is way too much.
Is the gender prediction at 19 weeks accurate ??
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Anyone relocated from Toronto to London recently (within the last 2 years or so)? My partner and I are contemplating the move...we want more diversity in our lives and want to work to live, not live to work as we do here in our respective consulting jobs. Folks who have made the switch, would you be open to sharing your experience? TIA
Let’s start by posting age, location gender (a selfie if you want!) I’m 30/M from nyc looking for something more serious these days in terms of dating..
I taught SDC for 20 years now my school has adopted the push in model this year. The students on my caseload are now in regular ed all day and I go in and assist. Sometimes I co teach. My new title is Inclusive Teacher. Anyone else an Inclusive Teacher? What do you think?
New Spiegel article about lack of diversity at BCG (paywalled). Can anyone provide a TLDR? https://www.spiegel.de/karriere/das-diversity-problem-der-strategieberatungen-a-4437d824-e927-47e0-b925-03919b372189?sara_ecid=soci_upd_KsBF0AFjflf0DZCxpPYDCQgO1dEMph
Does BCW not allow conservatives to be employed at this company? I’m sitting through another meeting where we are highlighting amazing women and it is so politicized I am completely offended. AOC, Biden, Ilhan, Hilary... I mean at try to be inclusive when speaking of diversity. You can’t name a single female in the Conservative party throughout history?
Hello HR Colleagues, do not be afraid of implementing equity and inclusion strategies into your organization culture work. Wondering where to begin? How to begin this work? Should your organization hire a consultant? Is this something that a HR Professional can do?
Given the historical, and currently heightened interest in, ways that women have been abused by gender-based power dynamics, what can men do to be better allies to women in consulting?
My niece is got accepted at the York University in Toronto. Is that a good school and would it help her eventually in securing a good job in order to apply for Canadian PR?
Hi all - same person who posted before about renovations in a condo…trying to gauge how much I should budget for a ~1200 sq ft apartment for all new floors, new paint, and new kitchen cabinets/countertops. Any general idea on how much all this would cost?
aws.amazon.com/blogs/enterprise-strategy/does-your-technology-organization-have-a-nimbleness-metric/ do you use "cycle time" or some other velocity-oriented KPI to determine effectiveness of your teams and process?
Nike Waffle One. The translucent mesh sets it off. Ready for the electric green release.
I got offers from Accenture with 6 LPA + Variable pay and from PWC with 7 LPA + Variable pay (Screenshot below). I would like to join acccenture but the amount seems very less. I have 2.3 years of experience. Should I negotiate with accenture? Please give me some expert opinion.
Anyone know about hike? This month?
My overthinking is getting a little hard to handle. Every day my thoughts are super negative, regardless of whether or not I'm having a "good" day, in the background is my mind telling me all the ways I could fail. Yoga has been suggested to me more than once, has anyone had success using it to defeat overthinking like this?
How do you stay up to date on all the changes in social for ads and post? My company doesn’t have a Facebook rep but one of my clients do. In recently heard that Facebook is removing PI pdf linking and I’m frustrated that a client had to tell me and I didn’t find that out myself. Any resources, tips, or suggestions would be great. And yes I have brought it up 100+ times that we need to get social platform reps.
School Social Workers. What’s your salary? Is 65,000 annually a low offer? Should I negotiate and use my experience for more? Thoughts?
Why are boomers strolling around outside running errands? Is it time to reopen schools and fire up the economy?
How is the work life balance in Infosys?
It depends on the project but still a general idea?
Hi all! I have had about five years of experience in the manufacturing industry as an engineer but I would like to move into the tech space. I have roughly 4 years of project management. I’ve been looking at project manager positions. Since I don’t have any “software” experience, it’s been crickets. Any help is appreciated!
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I got the below offers:
Ey : 11 Lpa fixed + 2.20 Lpa variable
Pwc : 9.2 Lpa fixed
Can any one please help how much revised Lpa can i ask from pwc after countering the Ey offer ?
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Anyone have examples of good :15s? Ones that don't feel like rushed cutdowns? looking for good examples for juniors.
Leaders - is there any reason you’d keep an employee who’s a known bully? Trying to figure out why my agency hasn’t fired the one rotten apple. She’s not even good at her job. None of us can understand it.
Are the newer subway ads using like a knockoff Charles Barkley VO? Never thought I'd hear mumbling so nasally
Do you work in advertising and have either gotten laid off or a pay cut? If so, was it only sensitive clients (ex. travel) or to all employees?
Clean and sober peeps, how do you feel about the amount of booze in your office? I'm hotelling and every desk has a beer bottle or bottle of scotch on it.
I just wanna point out, the person who promised to post photos of their limited edition CPB Nikes they were supposedly going to give away never did
What are some tools/skills/knowings that strategists need? Trying to put together a presentation for my department
Is it a good idea to go to ad school with intent to go straight in-house copywriting role after i graduate? Is this common/doable? I want to write but feel pessimistic about going to agency again bc media life has already killed me w insane work hours ☹️ pls help thank u
I came here to chew bubblegum and make sick banner ads. And I'm all out of bubblegum. Someone, anyone, please get me more bubblegum.
With all this recession talk, is now a bad time to accept an offer at a big bank (JPM, BOA, Citi, etc)?
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Who's hiring art in Chicago?