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beauty bias
2014-10-09 03:00:43

Past research shows physical beauty can be detrimental to women applying for masculine jobs. But belles can put the brakes on discrimination by acknowledging their looks during an interview, according to a new study led by the University of Colorado Boulder.

fat shaming on social media
2014-10-04 09:24:49

New research from the National Institutes of Health analyzes how people chat about weight on different social media platforms

fat shaming backfires
2014-09-12 06:48:40

Contrary to popular belief, “fat shaming” does not encourage people to eat less and lose weight – in fact, it could have the opposite effect, researchers from the University College London Health Behavior Research Centre report Thursday in the journal Obesity.

Do Women Need To ‘Man Up’ For Male-dominated Fields?
2014-08-11 03:20:54

Women applying for a job in male-dominated fields should consider playing up their masculine qualities, indicates new research

2014-07-03 23:01:26

Chalfant Eckert Publishing Company's new book release is the only book that exposes the sheer magnitude of who is murdering people age 60 and older in America, how they are getting away with

2014-01-07 23:29:17

The book Parent Power: The Key to America's Prosperity reveals that the hidden prejudice and discrimination of ageism are destructive forces in abusive families and in our society.

2013-12-14 23:02:27

Middle-aged and older job seekers having trouble navigating the sometimes harsh job market need to attend Career Confidential’s complimentary webinar.

2013-11-11 23:23:22

Career Confidential is presenting an informative and topical webinar for job seekers facing ageism in their career searches.

2013-10-21 23:26:56

Career Confidential is presenting a timely webinar for older job seekers facing age bias in their job searches.


Word of the Day
ponerology
  • An interdisciplinary study of social injustice.
The word 'ponerology' was coined by Andrzej Łobaczewski, a Polish psychiatrist. It comes from a Greek word meaning "evil".