Welcome to my “Your Work Matters” and “Coffee Break” blog series. I am excited to have you join in our discussions on recent developments in employment, labor and other workplace topics and issues that matter to YOU. My goal is to provide YOU with tips, tools and information to assist YOU in being your best YOU at work and to provide content that promotes and fosters positive dialogue on the job and in the workplace. Please feel free to provide your thoughts and perspectives. I also welcome your input on other workplace topics you may find of value. Thanks again for joining in and remember – “Your Work Matters!”
“Essence Debates: Natural Hair in the Workplace”
I’m not against natural hair. I am, however, often in settings with folks who may not understand all the nuances of Black women. I find myself making decisions based on those interactions. A Black woman’s hair choice can limit her mobility, depending on how progressive
her work environment may be. Is it right? Of course not. Does that feeling still exist? For sure. You develop a sense of what makes people feel more comfortable in corporate America. Click here to read the entire article.
Join in a Twitter discussion on Monday, December 16, 2013 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. EST – we would love your feedback! @Essence_Debates #hairatwork