Combating Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

Pregnancy discrimination is a real threat, even in first world countries such as the United States. While it may seem contradictory, pregnancy discrimination is one of the most blatant ways employers abuse their employees. What Pregnancy Discrimination Looks Like.

Five Ways to Fight the Workplace Divide And Gender Discrimination

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you’re reading about the countless stories of sexual harassment in Hollywood, researching the wage gap or simply talking to your favourite female, it’s obvious women still suffer in the workplace. According to The Telegraph 1 in 5 women have been sexually harassed in the workplace.

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Ep 146 – Workplace Elephant: Tackling Age Discrimination

Workology

Age discrimination is topic that is. Age discrimination is topic that is hidden away behind closed doors, but the simple fact is that we are all growing older. According to […] Podcast age bias Age Discrimination EEOC generational workforce jo weech managing workplace diversityIf there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years as a writer and speaker in HR, it’s that there is power in a personal story—which is what you’re about to hear.

Age Discrimination Is Not Based on Age

WorkAlpha

Companies are not permitted to discriminate in hiring based on a candidate’s age, because such discrimination is illegal. Why are younger people considered more desirable in the workplace? The post Age Discrimination Is Not Based on Age appeared first on WorkAlpha. Job Search Age Discrimination And yet they do it every day. The simple answers are that they require less compensation; they’re hungry because they need to accumulate wealth for future […].

This New Bill Could Make It Easier To Prove Age Discrimination At Work

Career Realism

An era where it's easier for workers to prove age discrimination on the job may be closer than you think. A bill called the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act (POWADA) was introduced back in February 2017. What Exactly Does This Bill Do About Age Discrimination?

God Has No Place in the Workplace

Workology

To exclude any employees from practicing their religious freedom would be a form of religious discrimination. Examples of Religious Discrimination in the Workplace. In many cases, religion at work causes more problems than not in the workplace.

How to Prove Age Discrimination in Hiring

Boomers Next Step

How Can You Prove Age Discrimination in Hiring Like sexism and racism, it is extremely difficult to prove age discrimination against older workers in the workplace, and especially in the hiring process.

Ep 43 – What is Workplace Discrimination?

Workology

Last year, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission received nearly 90,000 (88,788) charges of workplace discrimination. Workplace discrimination claims are on the rise. What can and should employers do mitigate their risk for discrimination at work. Episode 43: What is Discrimination at Work? Age Discrimination: When Everyone is a Protected Class. Young vs. UPS Workplace Pregnancy Ruling. Workplace discrimination claims are on the rise.

How to Fight Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Boomers Next Step

Are you fighting age discrimination in your workplace? Ageism or age discrimination is one of the biggest problems in many workplaces, and badly affects many older workers. The post How to Fight Age Discrimination in the Workplace appeared first on Boomers Next Step Helping Baby Boomers Reinvent Their Lives Through Online Lifestyle Business Education and Career Advice. Age Discrimination and Age Bias

Employers: Avoiding Age Discrimination In The Workplace

Career Realism

You can basically sum it in up in two words “ age discrimination.” The location of where you advertise can ultimately affect the ages of the applicants that you receive, which can make your business look like it has an age discrimination issue. Workplace career

Illegal Workplace Discrimination? Here’s How to Tell

Sklover Working Wisdom

Discrimination is a disease.” . . Other questions, and other answers, soon followed, many of which indicated to us that what was happening to Janine may well have been derived from illegal age discrimination. You may note that we did not ask Janine the age of the new Museum Director, because anyone can discriminate against anyone, regardless of their own age, gender, race, etc.). So, how do you know if you have been a victim of illegal discrimination?

Age Discrimination — When Everyone is a Protected Class

Workology

I’ve written a lot here about social media discrimination, but for a moment let’s talk about age discrimination and how it impacts your workplace. So it makes sense why the EEOC is seeing an increase in the number of age discrimination claims.

Illegal Workplace Discrimination? Here’s How to Tell

Sklover Working Wisdom

Discrimination is a disease.” . . Other questions, and other answers, soon followed, many of which indicated to us that what was happening to Janine may well have been derived from illegal age discrimination. You may note that we did not ask Janine the age of the new Museum Director, because anyone can discriminate against anyone, regardless of their own age, gender, race, etc.). So, how do you know if you have been a victim of illegal discrimination?

Age Discrimination Has No Bias – #TheCandidate

Workology

I never worried about age discrimination. Perhaps my love for work has blinded me to the fact that age discrimination or ageism exists and is alive and well in the work place. Whenever I hear or read about discrimination, it is someone else facing it, not I.

Should Companies Actively Use Positive Discrimination?

The Undercover Recruiter

Should Companies Actively Use Positive Discrimination? Employer diversity Inclusion Positive Action Positive Discrimination URPanel Workplace biasIt was once thought of as the best way to ensure a diverse and inclusive workforce.

How HR Compliance Can Help End Gender Discrimination

Workology

Gender Discrimination Is Still Happening in the Workplace. Discrimination based on sexual preference is absolutely intolerable. In reality, there are many people still unwilling and still practicing this discrimination on a daily basis.

This Employee Beat Dress Code Discrimination With Cosplay

Workology

But can cosplay fit into your workplace’s dress code requirements? When Dress Codes Discriminate. The dess code at Rivas’ workplace initially stipulated only that employee attire needed to be “clean and pressed.”

Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Resumesimo

In the business world, age discrimination has been around a long time. Many job seekers believe that discrimination starts even younger than that. To beat age discrimination, you must first understand the issues that some employers have with older workers.

“My raise was tiny. Illegal discrimination, or legal cost-cutting?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

I feel like it is age discrimination and they are trying to starve me out. For there to be illegal “discrimination,” there must be an illegal “motivation” in your employer’s mind and heart. It is not illegal discrimination for an older person to receive a small raise, or to be demoted, or even to be laid off. How can you tell if you have a “case” of illegal discrimination? Question: Hello. I have been with my present employer for over 28 years. I am now 50.

4 Signs You May Be Facing Employment Discrimination

Career Realism

However, if you believe your negative workplace experience crosses the line into employment discrimination, you may have a legal cause of action. Therefore, identifying workplace discrimination may be difficult. Are you facing employment discrimination?

3 Ways To Avoid Age Discrimination On Your Resume

Career Realism

Age discrimination in employment is illegal, but it’s something that can happen whether you’re young or old. Related: Age Discrimination In Interviews. 4 Signs You May Be Facing Employment Discrimination. Employers: Avoiding Age Discrimination In The Workplace.

“Is My Employment Discrimination Case Strong? – Here’s How to Tell”

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ” : One of the questions most frequently asked of employment lawyers – and of this blog – is this: “Do I have a strong employment discrimination case?” Do you need a lawyer to decide if your employment discrimination case is strong or weak? You can, with the right tools, determine whether you have a strong discrimination case. LESSON TO LEARN : Employment discrimination cases are quite common in our society, and seemingly more common as time goes by.

Wal-Mart, Women, & Workplace Inequity

Workology

Guest HR conversation culture guest blog human resources Kay Stout social media discrimination wal-mart workplace discrimination woman at work workplace discrimination

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Dress Code: Am I Getting Discriminated Against?

Career Realism

So, all I can think of is that I’m being discriminated against for my beauty. As for proving discrimination, you’d have to be able to validate that some other female wore the exact same skirt and wasn’t told not to wear it again. Workplace discrimination dress code

Mobile Recruiting is a Form of Employee Age Discrimination

Workology

If your consumer facing marketing and product is so cutting edge, then why isn’t your internal and workplace technology. This isn’t about discrimination, the job search or how to get noticed, it’s about our lack of adoption of technology.

Part 5 – The Era of Corporate Social Media Discrimination

Workology

The Era of Corporate Social Media Discrimination Series has been one of my most popular series. Part 4 builds on the other three with a focus on community and corporate minority discrimination. . States like Colorado and New York protect conduct outside of the workplace.

How Do You Fight Age Discrimination?

Career Realism

& Dale: How does one fight age discrimination ? DALE: You and I, Robert, are old enough to remember when “discriminate” was not a pejorative word. In fact, advertisers boasted that their products were designed for “the discriminating buyer.”

High Heels and Discriminatory Dress Codes in the Workplace

The Undercover Recruiter

High Heels and Discriminatory Dress Codes in the Workplace. Employer career women discrimination in the workplace Discriminatory Dress Codes diversity dress code gender equality gender inequality high heels sexism Workplace equality

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Hiring Discrimination Against Tattoos And Piercings

Career Realism

At a recent job fair, a woman approached my booth and asked me a question about hiring discrimination. Although tattoos and body piercings are becoming more mainstream, there are still many traditional workplaces that favor a more conservative look.

Alcoholism in the Workplace

Workology

Before we go any further, it needs to be said: every employee, every workplace and every situation is different. Alcoholism in the Workplace: ADA & FMLA. The ADA prohibits employers from discriminating against an employee with a disability.

Illegal Discrimination in Tech? Hardly

Evil HR Lady

Friday, September 03, 2010 Illegal Discrimination in Tech? So, when I hear women whining about being discriminated against I always have to stop and wonder, is it illegal discrimination or different choices? Illegal Discrimination in Tech? Evil HR Lady Why am I evil?

Confronting Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Boomers Next Step

By now it has become conventional wisdom that age discrimination against hiring workers 50+ years of age has become excessive in recent years. Age Bias age discrimination career resumeExamples are becoming too numerous to count. Here’s one. I just heard from a client the other day about a directive he had heard from a friend that was given where she [.].

Getting Real About Unconscious Bias in the Workplace

Workology

Early in my HR career, I worked for an employer that had a class action lawsuit stemming from 20 EEO claims from employees who believed they were discriminated at the location. HR Work bias discrimination implicit bias unconscious biasThe class-action. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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Why Do Younger People Discriminate Against Older Employees?

Career Realism

& Dale: My belief is that the younger generation of HR workers openly discriminate against older employees. Workplace discriminationDear J.T. & I believe they are threatened because they are simply outperformed by the 40- to 70-year-olds. Thoughts? Aaron. J.T.:

By the Numbers: Pushing Back Against Workplace Age Discrimination

Corn on the Job

Age discrimination is alive and well, unfortunately. O-Level Discrimination. O-level discrimination is not supposed to happen, but it does. He enjoys writing about career and workplace topics. Here’s how to fight it.

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Women in the Workplace: What 2017 Taught Us

Ms. Career Girl

2017 has been a full-on year for women in the workplace – we tried to close the gender pay gap and smash the glass ceiling, we fought for workplace harassment claims to be heard and, on our time off, we joined the Women’s March.

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What Causes Conflict in the Workplace?

Ms. Career Girl

Conflict in the modern workplace is unavoidable. By understanding the various types of workplace conflict and their underlying causes, you’ll be able to tackle worker disputes with a sense calmness and professionalism. Have you encountered conflict in the workplace?

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Prevalent Yet Subtle Workplace Bias Erodes Productivity and Engagement

The Undercover Recruiter

A new study has found that more than a quarter (27 percent) of those who experience discrimination at work report the bias to be common, impactful and beyond their ability to manage. Prevalent Yet Subtle Workplace Bias Erodes Productivity and Engagement.

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How to fight age discrimination in the workplace

Boomers Next Step

One of the biggest problems in the workplace is ageism or age discrimination. There is a certain prevailing attitude that people of an advanced age might not be as competent at their jobs just because they are far older than most people in the work force. This problem has prevented older people from all walks [.]. Age Bias

Equal Rights: How to Fight Back Against Discrimination on the Job

Ms. Career Girl

The post Equal Rights: How to Fight Back Against Discrimination on the Job appeared first on Ms. Discrimination is unacceptable in any circumstances and can have far-reaching implications and cause considerable distress to the person who is being discriminated against.

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Part 4 — The Era of Corp Social Media Discrimination

Workology

In Part 1 of “The Era of Social Media Discrimination”, I outlined some of the types of protected classes and discussed some real world possible scenarios regarding your company and social media discrimination.

Dealing With Potentially Criminal Sexist Behavior In the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

The more times this behavior is reported, the sooner employers will create a better quality workplace across the gender spectrum. Resources About Discrimination. There are lots of available resources about workplace discrimination available online.

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“If the EEOC is investigating a discrimination claim, can the employer question the employee at the same time?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (or “EEOC”) alleging age discrimination against her employer. There are many, many different government agencies that oversee and regulate different aspects of the employment relation, including state, federal and local agencies that regulate, among other things, (a) workplace safety, (b) overtime and minimum wage issues, (c) claims of discrimination, (d) rights to unionize, and (e) whistleblower complaints. .