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Read Full Article Here: https://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/2020/1209/TeamUp-Black-women-leaders-find-that-to-be-equal-you-have-to-be-superior

Across industries, Black women leaders know “only-ness” all too well – along with the built-in stressors that come with it.

We found that 47% of Black women ­– almost half – said they are frequently or always the only person of their race in professional situations.

We also found that 31% of Black women said their job applications are viewed more skeptically.

We found that twice as many Black women as white said their work is viewed skeptically (35% of Black women, 23% Latina, 17% Asian, 16% white).

And yet, Black women are indomitable – even in the face of scrutiny, stress, and aggressions, both micro and macro.

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