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Discrimination could strike before an interview

When you sit down for an interview, you could instantly get the feeling that discrimination is in play. It could be as simple as the way you feel about interactions with the potential employer, or remarks made about your resume could tip you off. However, it's important to know that discrimination could strike even before you get that interview.

Examples of verbal sexual harassment

A lot of sexual harassment in the workplace never gets to the physical stage. However, it's important to remember that you don't have to be touched or physically contacted to be harassed. Your rights very well could have been violated just by things that are said to you and around you. Some examples include the following:

Michigan discrimination charges broken down

There are many types of discrimination that can happen in a workplace in Michigan, and it's important to look at exactly what tends to happen year in and year out. One of the most recent data sets released by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is for 2014, and it reveals the following key stats:

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