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Can religious organizations discriminate when hiring?

You’re looking for a new job, and you find a job as a secretary. You’re well-qualified, so you apply, but then you don’t get the job. They tell you that it’s because they’re a religious organization and you’re clearly not

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How to identify sexual harassment in the workplace

It can be challenging to build and maintain positive relations in the workplace. You want to be friendly with the people you work with and to build rapport so that you are able to form strong teams and share jokes

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What happens if your hernia mesh procedure fails?

People often push their bodies past what they are capable of doing. This is an issue that particularly affects older adults and those who perform physical labor as part of their career. You may try to ignore the pain if

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Employers sometimes hide discrimination as downsizing

Federal law prohibits employers from discriminating against employees based on certain protected characteristics. Gender, religion, race, national origin and age for those over 45 are all personal factors that should not influence employment decisions or career possibilities. People should receive

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Overcoming age discrimination in your job search

Most older job candidates can claim a wide variety of work experiences and an impressive depth of knowledge. Unfortunately for those looking for work in their 50s and 60s, managers performing job interviews often harbor prejudices against older job seekers.

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What are the laws of pre-employment sexual harassment?

While it’s common knowledge that all employees are protected from discrimination, sexual harassment and non-sexual harassment in the workplace, many do not realize that those who are applying for jobs are also protected from this type of mistreatment. If you

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Religious discrimination and job interviews

Job interviews can be stressful. Whether they take place over the phone or in person, you’ll want to do whatever you can to make the best impression. It’s likely that you have put careful thought into how you dress yourself

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