He’ll say stuff like, “Oh, you’re quite good at it… for a girl,” and think he’s paying you a genuine compliment. He’ll mansplain and he-peat (i.e., repeat what you said as though it was his brilliant idea) to no end, and even leave you out of important work conversations.
According to Irene, the MCP tends to get a thrill if we react emotionally to what they say, so remember to maintain calm when dealing with them. Sit the MCP down and tell him how you feel about his actions. “You can also consider bringing up the issue to a higher authority at work,” she adds. Never put up with such treatment because it’ll only further encourage that behaviour.