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Good-looking women 'less likely to get interviews'

Good-looking women 'less likely to get interviews'

Good-looking women who put a photograph on their CVs when applying for jobs are less likely to get a response than less attractive women if the person recruiting them is also a woman, according to new research.…

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Girls 'still fall for gender stereotypes at work' 

Girls 'still fall for gender stereotypes at work' 

Girls are still being channelled into vocational stereotypes, according to an Ofsted report, but those in single sex schools are more likely to consider jobs traditionally done by men.…

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Charity raises concerns over discrimination against mums

Eighty per cent of women ringing a free legal helpline for working families about redundancy last year were women who were pregnant or on maternity leave.…

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Woman sacked for being pregnant wins case

Woman sacked for being pregnant wins case

A woman has won a five-figure sum after being sacked for becoming pregnant whilst on maternity leave.…

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May criticises Tory for 'feminist bigotry' remark

May criticises Tory for 'feminist bigotry' remark

Home Secretary Theresa May has publicly rebuked a Tory MP who wrote an article complaining of "obnoxious bigotry" by feminists.…

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