The Black Woman In The Mirror: When Black Women Struggle to Champion Each Other At Work

Like many Black women I know, I’ve been incredibly fortunate to have had some amazing Black women as mentors and colleagues. We’ve supported each other, shared our knowledge, and championed each other when other folks didn’t want to see us succeed. But, recently I was speaking with a new friend and the topic turned to the less satisfying relationships we’ve had with other Black women at work. “Another Black woman tried to take me out,” she said. The experience was several years in her rearview mirror, but the sting was still just as disappointing. Then, in another conversation, a […]

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