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14% Of Employers Admit Being Reluctant To Hire A Woman Who Might Have Children.

: 12/07/2017 - 13:19

It might be illegal, but one in seven employers admits being reluctant to hire a woman who might have children.

A British survey of HR managers says a large number would think twice about hiring women in their 20s and 30s.

A quarter also look at whether a woman is pregnant or has young children when deciding on career progression or promotion.


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