The Uber scandal shows how bad HR is at handling sexual harassment
Susan Fowler is a human resources nightmare. Fowler and her colleagues complained to Uber’s leadership about the culture of harassment within the organization, and they were routinely dismissed by everybody — including the HR department. It was only when Fowler wrote a blog post detailing her complaints, and it went viral, that Uber got serious. Read more
I bottle up my emotions all the time for the sake of others. At home I get verbally abused by my mother when she takes her stress out on me and get told to “shut up” and “not talk back” and act like a “know-it-all” when I point it out. I tried telling some other people about it but they tell me to “suck it up just listen to what she says” just because she’s my mother. At school I put on a fake smile and act like I’m okay because my friends don’t seemed to be interested in my feelings.
They constantly talk about their feelings and interests but the minute I do the same they tell me I’m stupid for having a crush on someone I’m “not close friends with” and stop listening to me when I talk about my interests. This is why I feel like I can’t confide in anyone because no-one’s interested.
Yesterday I visited acnana’s dreamy town of Donut! I really love her sweets cafe and spent most of my time there. (my tummy was rumbling the entire time) She has a beautiful town and I plan on visiting again soon. Wendell is also there so you can take home some of her beautiful designs and patterns.