{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "When agencies post pics of their white staff, and boasts that they’re all about diversity, I call BS. A diverse house doesn’t mean the IT person or the receptionist- unless they’re also creatives!:)", "post_id": "5cbe28da0a4065001b1366bd", "reply_count": 4, "vote_count": 9, "bowl_id": "5be0ffae7e25540012f61160", "bowl_name": "A Diversity & Inclusion Workshop", "feed_type": "bowl" }
null

When agencies post pics of their white staff, and boasts that they’re all about diversity, I call BS. A diverse house doesn’t mean the IT person or the receptionist- unless they’re also creatives!:)

likesmart
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

What’s wrong with the IT person or Receptionist? ... Shouldn’t matter what department they are in tbh

like

The issue is when there are no (or few) diverse employees in client-facing or front office roles. Nothing wrong with the receptionist or IT person being a POC, but it can’t end there

like

Creative leadership specifically

Related Posts

How come there’s no diversity hires for Asians...😕

likehelpfulfunny

Any muslims here from LA? I’ve extended family there and am strongly considering moving from the North... but I like the diversity where I’m at and am wondering what it’s like there.

like
like

Mediabrands folks: was anyone else forced to take that diversity and inclusion survey by their managers?

like

Has anyone worked a part-time “blue collar” job while also Consulting? Consultants are exposed to such diverse, complex people and settings. (Well, much more before Covid.) But this “diversity” stops short at socioeconomic status. I feel totally disconnected from half the world. I’d love to work at the mall for 10 hours a week just to meet normal people. Attack me in the comments. ⬇️

like

Is anyone on a diversity and inclusion committee for their company or team? What are some of the top priorities/ issues that your group hopes to address?

like

Evaluating a new company, how big of a red flag is a lack of diversity in leadership? Big4, and the entire management team is Indian men.

likesmart

Our district is implementing diversity training next year. Has anyone had this required in their district, and has it had an impact? I’ve read mixed reviews of the results. Comments or concerns ?

like

Love watching my old agency struggle to retain their BIPOC talent and seeing on LinkedIn that all their new hires lately have been white men. Their diversity stats were already abysmal (even compared to the rest of the industry,) but it makes me laugh knowing that it's just getting worse for them.

like

Is there a gender pay gap in your current role? From your perspective, why do you think this continues to happen?

like

Celebrating diversity by listing success stories doesn’t seem diverse when your examples read:

WHITE WOMAN
WHITE WOMAN
WHITE WOMAN
WHITE WOMAN
2 WHITE WOMEN
WHITE WOMAN
WHITE WOMAN
WHITE WOMAN

like

Someone in the country is going to say something amazingly stupid and hateful comment regarding Orlando. Let diversity and peace prevail.

like

Not cpa related, but if anyone is applying to pwc start internship 2021 and you identify as a minority you can "present yourself as a minority" and a recruiter will refer you to a web page to see if you meet this criteria. Basically it looks like you'll get preferential treatment if you meet the criteria. Firm is really pushing diversity it would seem

like

I have an offer to move to Detroit to work. What’s advertising life like there? Is it a diversity community (ask since Detroit is like 85% black and I’m a black man)?

like

People at work are sick of saying “Folks”. What is another way of saying “guys”, “all”, “team”? Or is “folks” the best we have right now?

like

When it comes to recruiting, is it good for the industry when the first word out of HR is "diversity" and not "talent?"

like

Thank you Nadia for your insights. I’m frustrated gaps still exist in the industry; and the diversity & inclusion needle hasn’t move much since Al Sharpton protested on Madison Ave in the 90’s

like

Would like to start a salary, role, level, years experience, gender, market thread in this bowl...

like

Additional Posts

Thoroughly enjoy when manager gifts you the most poorly conceptualized task of all time, tells you to own it, and then has you present it as your own to partner 😭

like

Anyone have input on firms in Denver and their tax practice? Not looking at big 4, but like Eide Bailly, GT, Wipfli, Moss... Thanks!

likefunny

What is Big Family Table? Cut Rate Non Union Deutsch LA?

like

A LT investment...I'll be buying shares of Aimmune Therapeutics (AIMT) over the next few months. They should get FDA approval for their peanut allergy therapy in 2020. My son is deathly allergic.

likehelpful

Happy layoff hunger games

Post Photo
likefunny

Hi Fishes,

Hope you and your family are staying safe and healthy.
I got an offer from EY GDS India with 11.5 LPA Fixed and 5% Variable pay. For some of my friends got 10% variable pay. I am at staff level. Senior and above only will get 10% variable pay or even at staff level they will give 10% variable pay?
My Professional experience is 3 years and 2 months years in Cyber Security.

EY Fishes looking for your suggestions :) Thank You!
Is this a right package to agree or need to negotiate?

like

Guys,
How is Public Financial Consulting (PFC) AT Deloitte?

like

American lost my bag on a business trip from US to Mexico... anyone experienced this? Trying to gauge how many miles would be appropriate

like

How important is matching years of experience to what’s listed in the job description? Have you accepted roles where you had a few years more than the JD?

like

Quick question:
Do managers know our salary ??

like

Any insights on Complex?

like

If leaving for a sr it audit position with years under belt, what would you expect for salary in Mid COL city

like

Any one could help me with reverse 1031 transaction for individual? To fully used the cash she received, regular 1031 also involved in this transaction...

helpful

Behavioral based interview - are 7 cases enough for the 1st round business interview?

funnylike

Direct hire consultant here just started in Jan, will be getting a 3 rating this year. What will be my performance bonus ? Any year end base salary raise ? At 92k base salary

like

Freelancing at Havas was easily my shittiest freelance experience to date. How is working there? It can't honestly be as bad as this freelance gig was. What keeps you around?

like

Lady 🐠 - if you're on the pill, which one do you take? Started Junel Fe and I've turned into a 🐋 and a 👿.

like

Recently I am seeing/hearing more about durable product teams, funding is becoming more product based and not program based. Is the role of a program/project manager slowly going away. What are you guys seeing?

like

What’s the best route to get to Madeira from Atlanta? Hotel recommendations?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal