Time to enter the ‘Age of Objectivity’

  Discussing a reluctance to employ older workers that is costing the country billions every year, Australia’s Age Discrimination Commissioner Susan Ryan recently called for employers to “say to themselves, I want the best person for the job, not a person that I’m judging by the number of birthdays he or she has had.”   It’s well known that biases, …

Discriminating taste? Yes, you have it.

  Years ago I applied for different roles within my field with five employers. After receiving no call backs, my narcissistic alter ego questioned how this could be. How could they not want to call me back? I was suitably qualified for each and every role.   I decided to do something a little out of the ordinary and so …