Has anyone ever been discriminated in the work place?
Or even while applying for a job, or while in an interview? I know this is a common problem. Like sometimes if you look a type of way, or dress in a type of way of your gender, and its not what they WANT then they will tell you there are no openings, but there would be someone else behind the scenes or does get the job.... Like they choose what type of person or how they look to the job that is on offer. Like you have to look or dress in a type of way.
Asked By: retaliationisnow - 7/18/2007
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OH YES!FAMILIAR STORY. I HAVE BEEN TURNED DOWN BECAUSE OF MY AGE-LISTEN TO THIS- I HAD ALL THE SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS TO BECOME A MANAGER AT THE AGE OF 19-WHEN I SENT MY CV TO A CORPORATION IN LONDON THEY WANTED TO HIRE ME STRAIGHT AWAY AND WHEN I WENT TO SIGN MY CONTRACT AND THEY HAD TO... More
Answered By: daisy - 7/18/2007
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YES, I HAVE BEEN TURNED DOWN FOR JOBS BECAUSE I AM WHITE AND BECAUSE I AM FEMALE
Answered By: KRIS - 7/18/2007
Why yes...I am constantly discriminated against, even though I am a minority... More
Answered By: COMMONSENSE - 7/18/2007
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