Is That A Legal Job Interview Question? It's Murky

Are you pregnant? What religion are you? How old are you? There are certain questions most of us don’t expect hiring managers to ask during a job interview because we think they’re too personal or even illegal.

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  • How To Answer Rude (But Perfectly Legal) Personal Questions At A Job Interview
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