Welcome to the Reaching Out MBA Slack Community! We are committed to providing a safe, inclusive, and respectful environment for all members. To ensure that everyone can enjoy a positive experience, we have established the following Code of Conduct. By participating in our community, you agree to abide by these guidelines.
- Respect and Inclusivity:
- Treat all members with respect, regardless of their gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, ability, religion, or any other personal characteristic.
- Use inclusive language that acknowledges and respects diverse identities and experiences. You can refer to this style guide for examples around inclusive language. Include some examples?
- Harassment-Free Environment:
- Harassment, bullying, and discrimination will not be tolerated. This includes engaging in any act of discourteous conduct, the use of abusive language or hate speech, rudeness, or similar acts.
- Privacy and Consent:
- Do not share personal information about other members without their explicit consent.
- Respect individual privacy and avoid discussing sensitive topics unless the person has indicated their willingness to engage.
- Appropriate Content:
- Keep discussions and content relevant to the LGBTQ+ business community, professional development, and related topics.
- Do not post explicit, offensive, or NSFW (Not Safe for Work) content.
- Constructive Communication:
- Engage in thoughtful, constructive, and respectful discussions. Disagreements are allowed, but personal attacks and insults are not.
- Stay on topic and avoid derailing conversations.
- No Promotions or Spam:
- Avoid excessive self-promotion, advertisements, or spamming the community.
- Share resources, events, or opportunities that are relevant to the community and promote meaningful engagement.
- Reporting and Moderation:
- If you witness or experience any violation of this Code of Conduct, report it to the ROMBA Staff community administrators at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Administrators have the right to take appropriate actions, including warnings, temporary suspensions, or permanent bans, depending on the severity of the violation.
- Be Supportive:
- Offer support, advice, and encouragement to fellow community members.
- Help create a positive atmosphere where everyone feels valued and heard.
- Continuous Learning:
- Be open to learning from others and expanding your understanding of LGBTQ+ issues and experiences.
- Embrace opportunities to educate yourself and engage in meaningful conversations.
- Community Growth:
- Help us create a vibrant and active community by participating regularly, sharing your insights, and contributing positively.
By adhering to this Code of Conduct, we can collectively foster a welcoming and empowering environment for LGBTQ+ individuals and allies in our ROMBA Slack Community. Thank you for being a part of our community and for your commitment to creating a respectful and inclusive space for all.
To report an incident or to get in touch with community administrators, please email email@example.com
Last updated: October 4, 2023