Not every question asked in an interview is allowed to be asked. Learn how to identify an illegal interview question and a response that works best for you! Today I applied for a senior manager position at a local university
During my own onboarding experience, I explore recommendations on evaluating workplace values alignment I have sat on this post for some time now. I have chronicled my job search woes and excitements over the last three years. Putting my thoughts
Learn about the origins of White Savior Complex and how to tackle the behavior in your workplace. Recently, I was part of a racial equity workshop within my department. We used a word cloud generator to learn more about our
In order to remain competitive in the job market, you may need to learn how to translate your previous experience using keywords. In my career, I have held many job titles across many different institutions. The challenge, after two decades
Perhaps I am no longer responsible for helping White people learn about race and racism? Recently, I joined our department’s racial equity planning committee. After nearly 20 years working in diversity/equity/inclusion (DEI) work in higher education, I thought it would be
Read tips and tricks from experts on how to manage choice or analysis paralysis in your work (and beyond). Earlier today, I was chatting with a new coworker about a project he was working on. I could tell from the
Since I believe that leadership is an expression of our values, I have challenged myself to look at the many ways my core values can show up in the work I do. Recently, I began a new job working at
Companies are dispensing with the term “culture fit.” How can hiring managers adapt a culture-add mindset? Learn questions you can ask to help understand how candidates will add to the culture and not just fit in. When I began my
My recent job search has revealed a number of issues, which prompts exploring my fears related to applying for more senior level jobs. Originally, I was going to compose a post about how to switch up my job search strategies.
For Pride this year, challenge yourself to move beyond simple performative ally behaviors. Learn ways you can use your efforts to dismantle white supremacy and create change that impacts us all! It is time for Pride Month! I look forward
Learn strategies to answer questions about your job losses at interviews, especially when you have quit or were fired. Last month, I shared a quandary I faced: do I stay at or leave a job that conflicted with my values.
I felt the need to put my values into action on LinkedIn. I felt that the posts I found were too neutral in the face of continuing gun violence. So I wrote the following post. Please share it widely. “When