How do I appeal an employment decision regarding whether or not I get interviewed for a job?
I started and earned graduate-level credits as an admitted graduate student and the job I applied for only required a high school diploma and preferred a BA. Do I contact the EEO coordinator or the HR director?
Asked By: - 4/11/2012
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If you are in the US, then there really is no appeal you can make. Companies are basically free to interview whoever they want, as long as they don't discriminate illegally. And any educational background you may or may not have isn't protected by any law. If you want to educate yourself on EEO law, go to www.eeoc.... More
Answered By: jobbend - 4/11/2012
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You don't contact anyone. Why do you think hat any company is required to interview you?!?!??!!
Answered By: Rick B - 4/11/2012
You have no legal leg to stand on in this. If they only require a high school diploma and you're a graduate student they know you won't be staying there long. Why should they hire someone who will be dissatisfied with their work and their salary in a very short time. That makes no business sense at all.
Answered By: Chris B - 4/11/2012
The company is under no obligation to interview you. They can determine based on the applications in total who they are most interested in continuing on with... More
Answered By: A Hunch - 4/11/2012
Do you have any experience? That could be the thing you are missing on your resume. The reason I jump at experience is that you sound like you haven't had a real job (think career) before... More
Answered By: Casey Y - 4/11/2012
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