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Hiring Diversity Conundrum
September 12, 2011
Interviewing and hiring qualified candidates is an important and prevalent
Management activity. This scenario depicts a debate between two managers
regarding the hiring of two equally qualified individuals, one Caucasian and one
African American. Instructors of Management or Human Resources will find this
scenario to be a valuable platform to discuss legal issues and biases that can
influence hiring decisions and the legal ramifications.
Robert Gedaliah has interviewed fifteen candidates to fill the new
Customer Outreach Representative position, and narrowed it down to two. He
invited Paul Munez, the customer service team leader, for the second interview
of these two candidates. The interviews proceed smoothly, with both candidates
demonstrating appropriate levels of experience, skills and general intelligence.
Paul and Robert will discuss the two candidates and reach a decision.
During the interviews, Paul’s body language is very engaged and positive
toward Sonya, who is Caucasian. He smiles and nods at her and seems to enjoy their
interaction. When Jacqueline, who is African American, is interviewed Paul’s body
language is more closed, no smile. After the interviews Robert indicates that he likes
both candidates but leans towards Jacqueline because she had sales experience. Paul
likes Sonya more. Robert admits that it would be beneficial to hire an African American
because there are presently very few minorities who work for Beck n’ Call and none in
management. He reiterates, however, that his reasons are based on merit. He feels
Sonya’s high level of enthusiasm may be a detriment to her work performance because
customers may be turned off by it. He also suggests that Jacqueline would be better
choice because she is married. Paul disagrees but, in the end, Robert states that they
will go with...
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