Older California employees may face various challenges in the workplace because of their age. If you are over the age of 40, you may find that you experience treatment that feels unfair or even discriminatory, and this may be because of your age. Workers of all ages have the right to a workplace that is free from illegal harassment and discrimination.
Despite decades-old laws and campaigns to raise awareness, little has happened to improve the pay gap between genders and among races. It doesn't seem to matter whether researchers look at high-ranking executives or food services employees, a significant difference remains between what a woman earns for every dollar a man earns in the same position.
At some point, most people hate their jobs. It may be the work itself that seems to drain the life out of them, or it may be the long hours, low pay or travel time that bring them to this point. Perhaps you are in a job now that you dislike, and you are wondering about your options.