Member Questions

Ask a question

Do you work with mostly men or women? Which do you prefer?”

6 replies so far...

  • I prefer smart, open-minded people. I don't care about the gender.
    At my current job I work with both -- almost 50%-50%.

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by Lorena on 8th May 2008

  • I work primarily with men - manufacturing plant. For the most part, I loved it...we did some training on style differences between men and women and that helped with some of the "gaps". At times, though, I really missed having other working moms around.

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by Jen S on 7th May 2008

  • Mostly men. They both have their ups & downs. Women can be fun to hang out with but too much estrogen in one room can be tricky. Men are alot more straight forward and as long as the decorum is professional (which is the case in my office) it's fine.

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by Christie on 7th May 2008

  • It's been so long since I've worked on a day-to-day basis with men that it's hard to answer this one. But gotta say that my office of women can't be beat. We're not petty, jealous, or catty with each other.

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by Veronica on 5th May 2008

  • I prefer working with men. The only thing I dont like about it is that they get paid more money and are not as good at their job as I was.

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by LEMARAIS on 5th May 2008

  • i work mostly with men, but will soon be working with more women. I enjoy the 'chill' factor and stupid humor of boys, but once in a while it is also nice to dish about girly stuff! I think i most enjoy working in a mixed enviornment that is a little heavier on the men side. But i also realize that i work in IT and that is all i have known. so it's hard for me to be objective!

    Flag as inappropriate Posted by Kate on 5th May 2008