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Shoospeak HR Podcast - Episode 12: Do clever people need protecting at work?

In episode 12 of the Shoospeak HR Podcast, Shoosmiths colleagues Andy Graham, Amy Anderson and Amy Leech debate whether ‘high IQ’ should be protected from discrimination.

This episode covers:

  • The problems with defining high IQ
  • The problems with showing less favourable treatment of someone with high IQ
  • What existing recourse employees may already have if they are treated less favourably because of their IQ

Listen to the podcast below and send us your feedback to [email protected].



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