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'Selena weighs in on office housework with HBR' from Women's Leadership Author, Speaker and Consultant Selena Rezvani

Selena weighs in on office housework with HBR

[ Sunday, Apr 29, 2018 ]

Selena Rezvani featured in Harvard Business Review: "Women of Color Get Asked to Do More "Office Housework." Here's How They Can Say No." by Ruchika Tulshyan

 

Selena Rezvani was in an all-day strategy session when she faced a challenge many women of color are intimately familiar with: she was expected to arrange lunch for everyone present.

Simultaneously, seven heads in the room turned towards her, the only non-white person in the room, to place the order. “No one seemed to consider asking the white guy next to me who was my [same] age and level,” recalls Rezvani, now VP of Consulting & Research at Be Leaderly, and author of Pushback. “The silent agreement in the room was unnerving.”

 

Read more here:

https://hbr.org/2018/04/women-of-color-get-asked-to-do-more-office-housework-heres-how-they-can-say-no

 

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