Hello! Anyone have recommendations of a good OBGYN in the Fairfax area? I don’t have a gender preference but definitely would like someone experienced because I expect complications with my age and genetic stuff etc. I will be cross posting across other threads too.
Our black inclusion network shared bios of the newly admitted black partners at the firm. 5 are black women, and none wear their natural hair. Totally respect everyone's right to wear their hair as they choose, but feel discouraged that natural hair still doesn't seem accepted. Has anyone else noticed little/no natural hair at the PPMD level? Do you plan on flouting the status quo as your career progresses?
What are some Diversity & Inclusion strategies to implement in the workplace ? Additionally, if you are starting a D&I committee internally, what are some key factors to consider?
Which firms have the best Asian diversity employee groups and partner representation? Eg BCG Asian diversity network
Hi everyone! Curious to hear - how have you been keeping in touch with your queer/gender non-conforming community these days?
Geninue question on a subject I don’t know enough about: If someone has a gender pronoun in their e-mail signature (e.g. she/her/hers), does that mean they are LGBTQ+ ?
I've gotten at least 3 'final reminders' from HR to complete the Self ID survey. Can't help but feel it's because of my last name...sorry, not gonna be a diversity box for you to check.
Just came across this great resource: How to design with intentionality and inclusivity https://chetnetwork.com/pathway/how-to-design-with-intention-and-inclusion?utm_source=Reddit&utm_medium=Post&utm_campaign=productdesign_divyamicrocourse
Heartwarming diversity on display at the DNC! From Republicans to Democrats, representation from all races - even Northern Marinara Islands got a shout out. Go Joe & Kamala!
I am all for equal rights and inclusion and diversity. If we are going to have real change. I need some insights from women fish. Why is it if the internet is down, computer or TV is acting up, it is my fault because I have a penis? This holds true from a diverse set of females - my mother, wife, daughter, etc. When is this inequality going to be addressed?
Someone last week asked about the authenticity of Diversity initiatives at work. Interesting piece from NY Times http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/12/17/public-editor/new-york-times-diversity-liz-spayd-public-editor.html?referer=https://t.co/7Xo5N2j97t
It blows my mind how much kinder and more supportive the members of this group are than the Big Law group and the Law group more generally. Like men really are trash, huh? Ive seen the same questions asked/posts in both groups with vastly different responses. See this is yet another one of the many reasons diversity matters in the legal profession. And another reason why women should be free to bring of the qualities that make women great to the table in the workplace instead of emulating (cont.
What do DEI people actually do? Besides give the (mostly false) appearance of diversity within the agency?
NYC vs Chicago - considering moving out of NYC (obvious reasons :-)), though we love the city and like diversity and energy for our kids to grow up (no suburbs). Any thoughts/experience on Chicago?
I am a POC and have enjoyed the diversity of colleagues that I have met in consulting so far. When I look at websites of PE firms, I see primarily white men from Associate all the way to Managing Director level. Why do you think there are these structural differences? Do PE firms not believe as much in diversity of thoughts/lived experiences? Do you think that consulting would provide more advancement opportunities than PE does for a POC, given the structural differences?
I am a special education teacher and I was hoping to start the year by gifting my inclusion teachers with a little “survival kit”. If you were to receive something like this, what would appreciate finding inside?
Any ideas/suggestions on how to go about forming a diversity committee at a mid size regional law firm? I expect it would be met with some amount of resistance. Thanks!
Fam— would anyone be interested in a Glassdoor for black people? i.e anonymized reviews of companies from POCs. I think it would be massively helpful in gauging the diversity and inclusivity of a company outside polished recruitment processes and would publicly hold companies accountable. Thoughts?
Poll - Have companies started travel to client sites? Which companies? I know Deloitte team members are traveling. Also, I see a new trend based on interactions with a few people. Most prefer remote
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Can I transition into MBB (generalist EH) role with a tech strat background? Is tech strat regarded as pure strategy experience?
Open up? Sure, I think it's time. But to relax mask requirements just as we are returning from a spring vacation? I don't think it's a good idea...
I won a $3000 prize for one of the sweepstake events by private company. They are going to write a check for me after I submit the tax forms to claim the prize. If I am on H1b & currently in process of GC, would claiming the sweepstake prize be a problem from future immigration perspective?
What happened to the online form to request missing points on Marriott? I’m missing all my green choice points from the last 2 months. Do we have to call to get those added back now?
My CD: We needed that yesterday. Me:
Does anybody have an opinion on Accenture’s Workforce Transformation practice? I’m currently working in IT IAFA and it’s been a battle trying to make the switch over to my firm’s Organization Transformation practice. It’s hard to break into something without experience, but it’s hard to get an opportunity to get the needed experience.
I’m tracking a few $100s short of AA’s EQD status threshold. Aside from additional flying / buying more expensive flights, does anyone know how I can increase my EQDs?
I hear a lot about how getting vaccinated is a “personal decision” and therefore shouldn’t be mandated. But isn’t doing crack also a personal decision? What about driving drunk? Walking around nude? They all have potential negative externalities and yet are regulated by the government, giving up some personal decisions is part of operating in society
Is it easier to 1) go from one FAANG to the FAANG company of your choice? 2) go from a top agency to the FAANG company of your choice? In case that makes no sense: is it easier to go from Amazon to Google or from Wieden to Google?
Was anyone able to receive a NIE letter from Deloitte for visa stamping purposes? If yes, please help me with the process.
Is utilization less important if the firm simply cannot sell enough projects to staff people on?
7/27 Thread (General):
Has anyone heard of wavicle?
How do I get MBB good @ PPT? I’m a staff 2 in consulting & have only had long term projects; teams rarely used decks. I know ppt well, so the Q is more directed towards designing pretty slides.
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