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10 examples of gender bias you may encounter in the workplace

Gender equality is a hot issue... When these biases occur, the workplace can become tense and lawsuits can follow. But lawsuits aside, one must remember this: Gender bias is a form of prejudice and discrimination and it has no place in business. With that said, when you're a part of a mostly male-dominated profession, how do you spot those biases so they can be addressed? Although it shouldn't be too much of a challenge, it's surprising how often these things go unnoticed.

Let's take a look at 10 kinds of gender bias you might encounter in the workplace and what you can do to prevent them. These occurrences range from the simple to the complex, and with the complex, you may not find…

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 10 examples of gender bias you may encounter in the workplace

Does your company suffer from gender bias? If your answer is "no," are you certain? Here are 10 kinds of gender bias that can pop up in the workplace--some subtle, some not so subtle.

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