I had a developer on my team tell me the team thought I was mysterious. Developers are notorious for being introverted or antisocial but Black Woman can’t just sit in front of computer in deep thought doing her job without someone needing to say something. I was new and overwhelmed. I also ADD so I can hyperfocused. Funnily, I don’t recall a damn person o…
April C. Wright
I said this in another comment somewhere on here. I actually had a (catty) graphic designer give me a certificate during another team member’s birthday lunch for “Most Likely to Sit at Her Desk.” Killer part was the same time she gave me the certificate, the digital manager that I mentioned here slammed his door because he didn’t want the group congregating in front of his officer. Not one person of this big group of people, including my own boss, said a word about it. I looked at that certificate and threw it in the recycle bin on the way back to my desk.
Hell, at least I’m eco-friendly!