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Why Black People Don’t Congregate in the Break Room

Office politics take on a completely different meaning when you’re Black

This story was originally published through hello-collective.com, a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion consultancy based in NYC.

A photo of a stressed black woman at work. She is standing against a wall, wearing business casual clothes, eyes closed.
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If you’re a Black millennial, you have likely experienced that feeling of relief and excitement when you…



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