What a Beautiful Woman Wants: Emma Powell
Beautiful Women Face Hiring Discrimination | Time
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While there are of course some definite perks, it turns out that the bubble of beauty can make certain aspects of life much more difficult. The most common response? Not being taken seriously at work — a place many women found to be fuelled by implicit sexist prejudices. But in reality she ran circles around everyone and knew the system better than any guy on her team. While some found it hard to make female friends, others realised that they would never be able to be just one of the guys.
It has ranked among the top ten irritating TV ads of all time. What few people realized at the time was that the tag line came close to describing a real type of discrimination. But beautiful women do face other challenges; a study published just the year before the Pantene ad ran showed that attractive women often encounter discrimination when applying for managerial jobs—with beauty somehow being equated with reduced authority or even competence.