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Whitepaper of the Week: The 5 Most Common Illegal Interview Questions

Posted by Erin Borgerson on June 2, 2013

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Most hiring managers have asked at least one illegal interview question. Think you haven't? You might be surprised! In this week's Whitepaper of the Week, Hireology's Product Development Director, Margot Nash, delved into the 5 most commonly asked illegal interview questions.

With questions like "Where are you from," the whitepaper explains how each question can be considered illegal and how to avoid the consequences. 

Also in this whitepaper:

  • Tips on avoiding illegal interview questions
  • How to create an interview guide
  • Deciding if a question is illegal or not
If you want to be absolutely sure you are not asking an illegal interview question, download Hireology's free whitepaper of the week today.
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Erin Borgerson

About the Author

Erin is the Director of Marketing, Crisis Controller and Culture Ambassador (the last two titles she gave to herself) who joined the Hireology team in April of 2012. As a certified Inbound Marketer, Erin manages Hireology's marketing department, the Hireology Blog, and media relations. She is also a co-leader of the Chicago Hubspot User Group which brings together Hubspot users from around the Chicagoland area. Erin set off to Chicago after graduating from Western Michigan University. In her spare time she can be found shaking it in a Zumba class, reading a bestseller, or drinking a craft beer on her Wrigleyville porch.