Blackness and the Workplace

PIPS and The Threat To Black Employees-The Mini Series

September 20, 2020 Blackness and the Workplace Season 1 Episode 5
Blackness and the Workplace
PIPS and The Threat To Black Employees-The Mini Series
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Blackness and the Workplace
PIPS and The Threat To Black Employees-The Mini Series
Sep 20, 2020 Season 1 Episode 5
Blackness and the Workplace

Performance Improvement Plans (aka PIPs) are a treasured institution in Human Resources but they are problematic especially when they are used as weapons against Black people in the workplace. The impact of being unfairly place on a PIP cannot be understated as it can affect one's professional standing as well as mental and emotional health. 

In this mini-series, Jessica interviews Black professionals from various fields and backgrounds about their personal experiences with PIPs and their consequences. To start off this mini-series, she is speaking with Shamika Abraham, author of 'Stop Weaponizing PIPS Against Black Professionals' to begin discussing this issue in more depth. 

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Show Notes

Performance Improvement Plans (aka PIPs) are a treasured institution in Human Resources but they are problematic especially when they are used as weapons against Black people in the workplace. The impact of being unfairly place on a PIP cannot be understated as it can affect one's professional standing as well as mental and emotional health. 

In this mini-series, Jessica interviews Black professionals from various fields and backgrounds about their personal experiences with PIPs and their consequences. To start off this mini-series, she is speaking with Shamika Abraham, author of 'Stop Weaponizing PIPS Against Black Professionals' to begin discussing this issue in more depth. 

Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/blacknessworkplace)