Should Your Astrology Sign be Criteria for Employment?
The short answer, of course, is no.
Because Astrology is trending right now, many people are using astrology signs as shorthand for understanding you as a person– some people call this astrology stereotyping.
The idea is that basing your opinion about a person based solely on their sun sign is just as prejudiced as basing your idea of a person on their race, gender, or class. Prejudice by any other name is prejudice.
So if you encounter a work situation where you’re being asked your Astrology sign as a consideration for employment, file a complaint. This is a big red flag that there are many, many more underlying issues just waiting to bubble up to the surface.
Astrology is a tool for introspection and self actualization, not another way to discriminate.
Read on for a helpful response to the question: “Should I fake my astrology sign to be more employable?“