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
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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
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