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  1. A Mentor Will Get You Coffee, a Sponsor Will Get You Promoted

    By Erin Grau and Cindy Taibi

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    The benefits of sponsorship vs. mentorship, and notes on a framework for a sponsorship program.

  2. Ms. Management: Driving Our Employees Over the Edge

    By Stacy-Marie Ishmael

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    Our fetishisation of stoicism means we tend to dismiss deteriorating mental health breakdowns as mere distractions, best treated with an hour or so of venting to colleagues and several infusions of hard liquor.

  3. Ms. Management: I Hope You Find the Time to Read this Column

    By Stacy-Marie Ishmael

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    If you’re the kind of person who is into both checks on the executive branch and the finer points of employment law, you may already have come across the case of KNTV, Inc. and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, AFLCIO. If not—and who can blame you—a quick primer: that case set the precedent that an employer’s use of the phrase “I hope you” could be reasonably construed as “coercive.”

  4. Ms. Management: Whose Stories Do We Consider?

    By Stacy-Marie Ishmael

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    On books, checklists, and the cumulative effect of unconscious decisions.

  5. When They Don’t Want You To Lead

    By Emily Chow and Kaeti Hinck

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    It’s challenging to find your feet as a leader, even more so when you’re in an underrepresented group. For people of color, women and other underrepresented groups, there are structural systems and power dynamics in place that make navigating the workplace—and leadership—especially precarious. During SRCCON in Portland, we gathered to talk about our experiences and ideas for how to navigate shared challenges.

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