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What Is It Like to Be a Woman in the Workplace?

1 Man Accidentally Experiences What It's Like to Be a Woman in the Workplace

Women know all too well what it's like to be in a workplace where respect is sometimes given based on your sex, but it took one guy doing an unexpected email experiment with his female co-worker to truly understand it. Martin R. Schneider, an editor for the movie-reviewing site Front Row Central, tweeted about his eye-opening experience at a previous company when he signed off on emails using his female co-worker's signature.

"I was in hell. Everything I asked or suggested was questioned. Clients I could do in my sleep were condescending. One asked if I was single," he wrote. His story has gone viral on social media because of its accurate description of what many women deal with on a regular that their male co-workers might not even notice. Read his experience in full ahead.

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