Minority friends (e.g. Ethnicity, gender, sexuality,etc) Microaggressions you experience weekly?
"At Accenture we have an unwavering commitment to equality, inclusion and diversity. We have zero tolerance for hatred, bigotry and racism of any kind." -Julie Sweet
Feeling like consulting isn’t the best career for me b/c of the lifestyle and I met someone who I hate being apart from every wk. But I always wanted to reduce gender gap, so I feel conflicted/guilty.
Any female partners/MDs here? How did you overcome gender obstacles? Any advice to those of us who aspire to get there one day?
Did you know? “Women receive ‘negative personality criticism’, such as being called bossy or told to ‘watch their tone’ in around 75% of performance reviews. Men, on the other hand, rarely do.” From https://cultureplusconsulting.com/2018/03/10/gender-bias-work-assertiveness-double-bind/
What’s the best diversity and inclusion programme you folks have seen? Looking for inspiration
I have rollover IRA 180K all invested into FXAIX. Any suggestion on different diversity options and percentage I should invest in different options?
Yo EY, why do you currently audit Corrections Corporation of America, a private prison company? Are you just going to talk about Diversity and Inclusion or are you going to put your money where your mouth is?
On a call with the CEO talking about diversity and they compare a person with tattoos experiencing prejudice in the office to Black people colleague experiences... Meanwhile last I checked, a tattoo was a choice and removable. Also depending on placement, you can’t see it.
Do you guys use ”Hi guys” in the office to address everyone irregardless of gender or is that banned?
For any POC creatives, have you ever had to explain to a recruiter why you're considered a diversity candidate? This was the first time I felt like I had to prove my diversity/minority background.
Have about $50K to invest. Mostly sitting in checking/ online savings accounts. Where to put the money? Would like to diversity. Average risk tolerance.
Any Latinos feeling left out of all this diversity buzz? Seems we are always invisible :/
We always talk about diversity as being important, which it is, but if you don’t have diversity of thought what’s the point. We’re selling products to the masses not our very small advertising bubble.
😂 Funny ass business newsletter on why your companies diversity efforts suck🗑! Check it out. https://diversitygrinch.substack.com
Diversity of input increases quality of output.. but does it really take 10 people to review one slide? Worst 30 minutes of my week.
A lot of companies put out ads or talked about policy or internal changes in response to the BLM movement. I’m wondering if, beyond the immediate ads and statements that were released this actually continued. What are some things your agency has done… or could do to make a real impact in the realm of Diversity, equity and inclusions (DEI).
For anyone buying for one - how much do you spend on groceries each week (on average)? Pls age and gender too
Can someone share the salary range for BA and SBA in Kearney? I feel levels and management consulted information is outdated from the recent bump
I've been putting my 401k into a target date fund, but the risk/upside just isn't high enough given I'm not retiring for another 30 years. Thoughts on putting it all in a large-cap growth fund (VIGIX)? Returns have been solid over last 10 years. Investing through work, so don't have all funds available to me.
What can I expect in a final round, virtual interview? It’ll be with the person who interviewed me during the second round which was technical.
Director: "I want you to play the director role for today. Should be fun. What do you think?" Me: "sure" 🤓🔫
Has anyone here left for Accel-KKR in an operating role? What does your day to day look like? How is the work do you different from your consulting work?
I'm a C3 in TC resources mi home office is D.C. My salary is under 90k.. and I under paid?
What percentage of your salary do you/ should you invest in 401k? And how did that change with age and experience?
Bombed an interview for my dream job. I’m feeling so numb right now, and I can’t seem to process what just happened.
Wanted to wait until after promotion notification to bring up a transfer. How long to wait now so it doesn’t seem too obvious that was my reasoning? I have about five months before I need the transfer
Working as an audit staff in big 4 shared service centre. It's been 2 years. I really don't like what I do there, also it seems I won't like what I'll be doing there even after becoming senior. Thinking of leaving and joining industry once ACCA qualified. (One more paper left). But people around me discourage that growth potential and earnings in industry are way less compared to public accounting. I know that too but I still want to leave. I'd like to stick to core accounting. Thoughts pls
Hi fam - visa question, I may get a new project for 8 weeks at a new location. Will I need to file an H1 amendment if I am going to be at the client site for less than 30 days? Thanks!
Ladies how do you keep your sex life from not dying when you have a newborn? We had sex maybe twice the entire course of my pregnancy (at the beginning, I bled a little after sex so the doctor asked us to cool ourselves a bit lol) and with our baby here we hardly have the time or mood to do it. We have our baby in our room (and will probably have him until he’s a year old) and I don’t feel like doing it when the baby’s beside us. Looking to hear what you ladies have done to keep it alive!!!
Layoffs and furloughs thread. What firms are cutting and furloughing? Across all industries.
Just need to vent: my friend refuses to bring up the topic of covid and how it will likely effect her wedding. She’s just moving forward like we aren’t in a pandemic and it’s becoming exhausting trying to be supportive and excited for her when it feels like she’s living in a fantasy world. She just had us purchase bridesmaids dresses and I can’t help but feel like it was a complete waste of a few hundred dollars. I feel bad for having these thoughts but I’m over it.
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