Tag Archives: discrimination

When Noone Understands You – Unconscious Bias

Ever been in a situation where you think you’re being clear but it’s landing on “deaf ears?” And, in this age of speed, do you find you yourself are making snap judgments? Face it. We all do this. It’s survival … Continue reading

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Leadership Free Speech and Gay Rights

by Helen Whelan ​I’ll admit I’m a little sensitive to bias. Who isn’t when you’re on the receiving end? In this case, it’s that perception of you that guides invisible decisions with very visible results.  If a hiring manager doesn’t … Continue reading

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Is Refusing to Hire Someone with a Visible Tattoo Discrimination?

by Helen Whelan The same could be asked about body piercing. I remember being on a jury where the defense attorney had a pierced ball earring on her lip. All I could do was watch that little bead bob up … Continue reading

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