There's a workplace phenomenon called “pet to threat.” First, your boss loves you. Then, they dislike you after you start excelling in your role, which may be threatening to employers. Has this ever happened to you?
When Black Women Go From Office Pet to Office Threat—my latest piece for ⁦⁩ thanks to ⁦⁩ for being a great editor to work with on bringing this piece to life
First, your boss loves you, then they dislike you. Here’s how Black women can manage the icy transition.
#LivedExperiencePractitioners can learn a lot from the work of Black & LGBTQ authors about discrimination and othering in the workplace. Thank you , I never knew this phenomenon even had a name. #LXPs, learn about going from ‘Pet to Threat’