How to deal with a sexist woman vp?
Any advice to a succesful, creative individual who is being held back for a couple years by a female vp in the marketing dept? Holding back from salary and opportunities within the department.. I can get work elsewhere but in the meanwhile, I'd like some help with this horrible situation... Thx I'm 34/m and am highly respected in the company.
Asked By: d - 11/4/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
In experience, that's the kind of situation that has little middle ground. You either play nice, in which case you will continue to not get treated fairly, or you make a case, either with HR, her boss or legally, which won't be pretty. In addition to you having to make a strong case, she's a VP, and may have some... More
Answered By: Common Sense - 11/4/2011
Additional Answers (4)
Hello! Are you part of a labor union? Make sure to take notes of every inappropriate thing she does, and keep evidence.
Answered By: Darlene - 11/4/2011
Be clever and start collecting evidences while pretending to respect her.You would need them when you decide to fight her.
Answered By: Hedilago - 11/4/2011
There is a story I remember of a vp who was a female holding back a star female employee. After that female when to the competitor and over take the vp company. It is people personality, either live with it (and hate ur circumstance) or move on to better things.
Answered By: Just Loving It. - 11/4/2011
Hide a sammich in the back of her desk drawer. Satisfaction and revenge wrapped up in pita bread. Yes!
Answered By: King of Thumbs Down - 11/4/2011
(89) Local Jobs Paying $18-$97 Per Hour- Available Today. Apply Now!
Get Hired Today! (89) Local Jobs Paying $24-$89 Per Hour. See Jobs!
Local-Job-Apply.com/For Job Search
Get Paid Subscriptions & Advertisements; Get Huge Commissions; No limit
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.