Poll: Do You Feel Your Age Has Ever Been a Factor in a Hiring Decision for a Job?

Successful professionals come from all backgrounds and industries with ranging skillsets and strengths that companies desire. So it can be difficult to stand out in the crowd when searching for a job. However, sometimes it may seem like you’re the perfect fit for a position, but then are passed over for someone else seemingly for only one obvious reason. While age should never be a determining factor when choosing a job candidate, some professionals have experienced age discrimination while on the job search. Whether you are a young professional or seasoned expert, have you ever felt that you weren’t hired because of your age?  Let us know by voting in our poll!

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One Response to Poll: Do You Feel Your Age Has Ever Been a Factor in a Hiring Decision for a Job?

  1. Richard Rebori January 2, 2020 at 8:42 am #

    Age discrimination exits – I have experienced but I also people do it without realizing it – sort of an unconscious bias they have that is not recognized. Often HR folks are not part of the interview process when this occurs – one can just smile and move on –

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