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blondeatlast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-10-10 01:41 PM
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28. Agreed. Pretty damnable evidence an EEOC complaint--
I doubt CitiBank's lawyers are that stupid.
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  -Citibank's advice to female employees. Swede  Sep-10-10 12:33 PM   #0 
  - you arent going to hear me argue this. pass it to every young girl....  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 12:40 PM   #1 
  - my thought exactly.  nashville_brook   Sep-10-10 06:35 PM   #61 
  - Ask permission? Apologize? Play fair?  Crankie Avalon   Sep-10-10 12:42 PM   #2 
  - the play fair one i would do regardless. who i am. and am still successful  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 12:44 PM   #3 
  - Check your honor at the door, I guess.  Crankie Avalon   Sep-10-10 03:23 PM   #43 
     - Check your honor at the door,... i have never had the need to do that  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 08:18 PM   #70 
  - It is a bank after all.  Radical Activist   Sep-10-10 03:24 PM   #44 
     - True dat.  Crankie Avalon   Sep-10-10 03:27 PM   #45 
  - I'd like to see some confirmation before I believe this.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Sep-10-10 12:46 PM   #4 
  - Yep. The 'stolen from Citibank' story is sketchy  Matariki   Sep-10-10 12:49 PM   #7 
  - Oversized letterhead is overdoing it a bit, IMO.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Sep-10-10 12:49 PM   #8 
  - I agree. I just can't see a corporation doing this for fear of offending.  Pithlet   Sep-10-10 01:02 PM   #21 
  - I believe it...  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 12:50 PM   #9 
  - 99 Ways . . .  Constance Craving   Sep-10-10 01:22 PM   #25 
  - I'll have to check that book out too!  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 01:39 PM   #27 
  - Credited at the bottom of the whatever it is. nt  blondeatlast   Sep-10-10 02:03 PM   #35 
  - Agreed. Pretty damnable evidence an EEOC complaint--  blondeatlast   Sep-10-10 01:41 PM   #28 
  - I was prepared to be 'outraged'  Matariki   Sep-10-10 12:47 PM   #5 
  - That's what I was thinking--but I still think it's a fake. nt  blondeatlast   Sep-10-10 01:42 PM   #31 
     - Oh most certainly a fake.  Matariki   Sep-10-10 03:41 PM   #52 
  - Looks like excellent advice to me...  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 12:48 PM   #6 
  - On the other hand...  Matariki   Sep-10-10 12:55 PM   #14 
  - True...  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 01:04 PM   #22 
     - I've been entertaining myself this morning  Matariki   Sep-10-10 03:30 PM   #48 
        - Oh, that is rich!  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 04:44 PM   #55 
  - Play by the rules really bothers me ( stretch the rules, don't get caught)  Confusious   Sep-10-10 08:23 PM   #71 
  - 'Women should act like men to get ahead' makes the world more masculine.  Mimosa   Sep-10-10 12:50 PM   #10 
  - I couldn't disagree more!  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 12:53 PM   #13 
  - Juniper, I wasn't saying a woman can't be 'tough'  Mimosa   Sep-10-10 12:59 PM   #17 
  - I must have missed the rude bit... eom  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 01:38 PM   #26 
  - "Femininity" is a social creation anyway.  uncommon   Sep-10-10 01:01 PM   #20 
     - It may well be...  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 01:41 PM   #29 
        - Embrace your oppression -  uncommon   Sep-10-10 03:21 PM   #42 
           - Not even close...  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 04:45 PM   #56 
  - dupe delete  uncommon   Sep-10-10 12:59 PM   #18 
  - You think that weak handshakes, constantly apologizing, and being naive are naturally "womanly"  uncommon   Sep-10-10 01:00 PM   #19 
  - these things are about confidence, not being a man. not gender specific  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 01:09 PM   #24 
  - Not gender specific...  JuniperLea   Sep-10-10 01:45 PM   #32 
  - and your post... so true. right there with you. nt  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 01:46 PM   #33 
  - They are gender specific because they are taught to women. n/t  EFerrari   Sep-10-10 03:45 PM   #54 
     - because generally our young girls are taught, sit quiet, quiet voice, yada yada...  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 04:52 PM   #58 
        - I have two sons. n/t  EFerrari   Sep-10-10 08:05 PM   #65 
           - i do, too. nt  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 08:06 PM   #67 
  - Totally agree. nt  JerseygirlCT   Sep-10-10 02:20 PM   #39 
  - Yes, it's a particularly interesting piece of anti-feminism, too.  EFerrari   Sep-10-10 03:44 PM   #53 
  - i agree, there's a counter-feminist tone in this, however...  nashville_brook   Sep-10-10 06:45 PM   #62 
  - There's good advice there  lukasahero   Sep-10-10 12:52 PM   #11 
  - Fuck yeah...random blog...poor quality photo...overly sensational headline.  tjwash   Sep-10-10 12:52 PM   #12 
  - I think the problem is that it is advice to female employees.  Pithlet   Sep-10-10 12:55 PM   #15 
  - Most of that applies to me as well  Phil The Cat   Sep-10-10 01:53 PM   #34 
  - Some of it is accurate - it is reflective of the behavior we teach to girls  uncommon   Sep-10-10 12:58 PM   #16 
  - Hurray for Citi for posting this for its employees. It says, "What Not to do".  sinkingfeeling   Sep-10-10 01:09 PM   #23 
  - I guess I've sabotaged my career like a woman.  qb   Sep-10-10 01:42 PM   #30 
  - girls are generally taught.... and certainly not an absolute. males are normally taught otherwise  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 02:07 PM   #36 
  - 1,4,5,6,7,8&9 apply to me, and I'm a man.  trackfan   Sep-10-10 02:14 PM   #37 
  - Hear, hear.  Crankie Avalon   Sep-10-10 03:03 PM   #40 
  - All assuming male dominance in business  JerseygirlCT   Sep-10-10 02:20 PM   #38 
  - Most of these tips are for dealing with poor leaders  Radical Activist   Sep-10-10 03:27 PM   #46 
     - That too  JerseygirlCT   Sep-10-10 07:50 PM   #63 
  - Poor Citi,  madamesilverspurs   Sep-10-10 03:19 PM   #41 
  - Nothing annoys me more than when I go to shake another woman's hand and she gives me the limp  tammywammy   Sep-10-10 03:28 PM   #47 
  - hate it. and then shake a mans hand and you get that wimp shake cause they are use to it from woman  seabeyond   Sep-10-10 04:53 PM   #59 
  - like you're supposed to kiss it or something  WolverineDG   Sep-10-10 08:05 PM   #66 
     - I'm a firm shake  tammywammy   Sep-10-10 08:12 PM   #68 
  - I would not be surprised if this is the work of a diversity effort ...  JoePhilly   Sep-10-10 03:32 PM   #49 
  - I work for a large company  tammywammy   Sep-10-10 03:39 PM   #51 
     - Yup ...  JoePhilly   Sep-10-10 06:30 PM   #60 
  - Interesting. I do at least half of those things, and my ex-spouse (the female) doesn't.  jobycom   Sep-10-10 03:38 PM   #50 
  - But really, could you just stop smacking your lips after applying your  blondeatlast   Sep-10-10 04:47 PM   #57 
  - I no longer say "I'm sorry" when some man bumps into me  WolverineDG   Sep-10-10 08:02 PM   #64 
  - I really f***ing hate language games like that.  Confusious   Sep-10-10 08:30 PM   #72 
     - Yup, so I do the same to those who pull that crap  WolverineDG   Sep-10-10 10:50 PM   #74 
  - That list should be called, "How to be a ignorant, fuckhead bully."  Swamp Rat   Sep-10-10 08:17 PM   #69 
  - +1 nt  phasma ex machina   Sep-10-10 08:44 PM   #73 
  - If you have to do that to work at a corporate office, you are completely soulless.  alarimer   Sep-10-10 11:13 PM   #75 
 

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