Sandcrawler PSA: Use What The Good Lord Gave You

Hey and if what he have you is a really nice set of boobs, you're as good as hired.

But maybe conventional wisdom has been leading us astray. According to new research from Paris-Sorbonne University, showing a bit of skin during the recruitment process can help a woman clinch a job interview.

Jawa File Image of Leading Candidate

Here’s the deal: over a period of three years, researchers responded to hundreds of job ads using two fictional female candidates: both had nearly identical resumes and experience, but one wore a low-cut top in her application photograph (commonly used when applying for jobs in France), while the other wore a conservative high-neck blouse. Can you guess which one attracted more interview offers? Yep. Researchers found that more cleavage = more interest from recruiters.

Posted by: Howie at 11:29 AM


1 But!
Was it both male and female recruiters?

Posted by: Phil at June 28, 2016 02:40 PM

2 A little hooter showing never hurt office moral.

Posted by: greyrooster at June 29, 2016 09:26 PM

3 in france is there a career 'neckline' sort of like our 'glass ceiling' when you get considered a bit too old ...

Posted by: grinzentopfel at June 30, 2016 07:31 PM

4 "If what he have you...?" drunk posting again???

Posted by: Frustrated Teacher at June 30, 2016 08:21 PM

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