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Shocking level of interview ageism revealed

One in four candidates have admitted to feeling discriminated against during an interview...

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10 things you should never say to your colleagues
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Inspired, in part, by Trump's recent venture to Paris...

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HR Director 'chastises' employee for being open about period pains

A HR Director has chastised a female who told a male member of staff was suffering...

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EU wants recruiters to stop snooping on candidates

Hands up if you're guilty of meeting someone - whether it's an old flame, a mutual...

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Another rejected tattooed candidate: Do recruiters really hate body art?

'Why in 2017 can't a big company be open-minded enough to accept people with tattoos?...

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Male employee reprimanded for wearing makeup at work

The worker felt it was discriminatory to target him, and not his female colleagu...

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Bikini contest to find new workers slammed

Energy firm's sexist recruitment drive slammed by commentators across the globe

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Bikini contest recruitment drive slammed
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The shortsighted rec drive has sparked global backlash...

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Are rec agencies doing enough to fight skills gap?

Business commentator claims rec firms are part of the problem...

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Muslim worker ordered to change hijab due to 'terrorist affiliation'

The estate agent, who worked at Harvey Dean in Bury, Greater Manchester was told...

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Rec firm pays $30k to settle 'unlawful' dreadlocks dispute

HospitalityStaff management told employee to lose the dreadlocks due to the Disney...

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Rec firm pays $30k to settle 'unlawful' dreadlocks dispute

The employee refused to cut his locks as they were part of his religious beliefs......

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JPMorgan employee sues firms '1950s' paternity leave policy

Whilst society is transcending traditional gender roles, with childcare leaning towards...

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JPMorgan employee sues firm's '1950s' paternity leave policy

'Just because I'm a father, not a mother, it shouldn't prevent me from being...

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10 ways employers are undermining workers rights

'Your disability means you don't do as much work as others, so we're not going...

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Employer only recruits staff with dementia

The aptly named Restaurant of Order mistakes will probably bring your dessert fi...

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Rec lessons from the funniest & strangest job ads this year so far
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Half the year has gone and, of course, the world of recruitment has been filled with...

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5 of the worst recruiter-candidate communication fails

Recruiters' good intentions can be often be misconstrued by their communicative ...

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'Cheap & nasty' - What recruiters really think about tattoos

Other thoughts include 'they must be racist' and 'you're a pig'...

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Employee awarded £20k compensation for 'hurt feelings'

How should HR manage sensitive dismissal cases?

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