And so for them, I want to talk about what it means to not be The Creep at work, at the conference or in class.
Whenever the topic of shitty and predatory behavior from men comes up, there are inevitably people who will chime in with “I avoid this by never interacting with women…
ever.” Sometimes it’s sarcastic and other times it’s extremely serious.
Once you’ve found a job and are trying to turn that into a career, then mentors can be incredibly important.Not only is this victim-blaming horse shittery, it also defines “being a man” as “being a sexual predator”.Frankly, one would think men would find profoundly offensive.All avoiding contact does is ensure the massive power differential between professional men and women never changes.That, in turn, helps empower the men who live to While this can sound dismissive, she makes an important point.
They’re the ones who will help you build the network you need, groom you for new responsibilities and put you in contact with people who can take you further.