Jobseeker has £2k surgery after being rejected for 'countless' jobs

Jobseeker has £2k surgery after being rejected for 'countless' jobs

The importance of how a candidate presents themselves to recruiters is an issue that is much debated in the industry. Should a candidate have to look and dress a certain way in order to be taken seriously? Or should they be allowed to wear whatever they want, so long as it doesn’t prevent them from doing a job?

Jobseeker Sam McCorkell recently underwent surgery on his ears, after he believed his distinctive ‘tribal’ earplugs were preventing him from getting a job. The Daily Mail reports that McCorkell spent almost £2,000 on corrective surgery after being rejected from ‘countless’ jobs.

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  • Grossed Out
    Grossed Out
    Tue, 10 Oct 2017 2:12pm BST
    Maybe it was the hair IN his ear hole. Trim that stuff. Ugh!
  • Max
    Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:31pm BST
    If you have a piercing like that no wonder!

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