disparate impact http://kalw.org en What's Up with Pre-Employment Testing? http://kalw.org/post/whats-pre-employment-testing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the March 9, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko</em>, I talk with Doug Reynolds, Past President, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology on careers in personnel and organizational psychology and what’s new in pre-employment testing. Plus you can call in for a </span><i style="line-height: 1.5;">three-minute workover</i><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 08:36:55 +0000 Marty Nemko 40173 at http://kalw.org Is Disparate Impact Theory Good for the Workplace? For America? (Work w Marty Nemko, airs 9/23/12) http://kalw.org/post/disparate-impact-theory-good-workplace-america-work-w-marty-nemko-airs-92312 <P>Is the <EM>Disparate Impact Theory </EM>good for the workplace? For America?&nbsp; The theory holds that if a racial group is underrepresented in a workplace, it is evidence that the workplace is practicing discrimination, even if there is no overt evidence of discrimination.&nbsp;</P> <P>On the&nbsp; Sep. 23, 2012 edition of <EM>Work with Marty Nemko,</EM> two expert employment attorneys will debate the question. Jim Finberg, partner at Altshuler Berzon will argue for it. Fred Alvarez, partner at Wilson Soncini will argue against it. Callers will then be invited to weigh in. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 06:34:01 +0000 Marty Nemko 14469 at http://kalw.org Is Disparate Impact Theory Good for the Workplace? For America? (Work w Marty Nemko, airs 9/23/12)