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I’m Not Your Poster Child for Workplace Diversity

Why won’t companies quit slapping a Band-Aid on things and make some actual meaningful changes?

“If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s that for the most part, having a job is strictly transactional. You might have a few cases where passion for the work takes precedence, or you find co-workers who might later give your wedding toast, but at the end of the day, The Big Company has one thing in mind: What else can this hire do for me? And for their handful of POC employees, sometimes…




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Jada Gomez

Senior Platform Editor at Medium. Girl with the long last name from the Empire State. NYU Alum. Runner. Puppy Mommy. Smiler.

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