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I have definitely felt like I have been discriminated against. I think I have been pretty lucky because I never had an issue at work, but most of my discrimination comes from people outside of my job. I remember my first in Human Resources not too long ago. Our receptionist was out on her lunch break and I was one of the people in rotation that filled in when our receptionist was out. A young lady walked in and asked to speak to Human Resource because she and to complete her paperwork after being offered the job. I told her that I was the person whom she could leave it with because I processed all the new hires paper work. She gave me a blank stare and then said well is there someone else I could speak with. I told her it was only 2 human resource people in the office and the other was out on lunch. She said she didn’t feel comfortable leaving the documents and she would stop by later. I said ok. About 3 hours later our receptionist called and said someone wanted to speak with a manager regarding issues. I walked up and she couldn’t believe her eyes. I told her I was on the management team and I could answer any question. My point is that people sometime that because you are a certain color you can’t be professional. She thought because at the time I was only 23 and I was black that I was not competent enough to handle her personal…...

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