Just one of the guys ?

In this day and age for some reason it still surprises me when gender becomes a topic of conversation. Example from my work Christmas party last night, when I was standing chatting with some of my workmates (who happened to all be male in our little chatting group), another colleague approaches and says “Hi Gentlemen and …” he suddenly was struck by what to call me and came to a grinding halt mid sentance. This sparked a discussion about what options he actually had.   He wanted to acknowledge all of us in the group and didn’t want to specifically … Continue reading Just one of the guys ?