Schiff was featured as one of more than 120 groups participating in the “Talk It Out” initiative by the Chicago Foundation for Women to end gender bias within a generation. During the week of March 18-24, 2018, Schiff will host conversations in each of its offices on gender bias and the #MeToo movement with a goal toward developing solutions.
Partner and Gender Diversity Subcommittee Chair Mandy Schermer MacVey was quoted on the importance of creating a dialogue between men and women to work toward gender equity in the workplace.
“It’s important for workplaces to have a dialogue ‘outside of a big scandal.’ The learning can be in both directions from men learning about women’s experiences and women learning about men’s experiences,” Mandy said.
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