Careers – July 21, 2009

Women in the Workplace By The Numbers

Sex Discrimination

Sex discrimination has been the first or second most common basis for employment discrimination complaints filed with the Hawaii Civil Rights Commission for the past seven years. At the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s Honolulu office, 34 percent of all cases in fiscal 2008 cited sex discrimination. It was the second most cited cause, trailing only retaliation.

Advice from the top: Francis Oda

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