WATCH: How much does your name affect your chances of getting your job?
Recently, Buzzfeed made a video about a man named José who was having issues landing a job. José made one minor change to his job application, and found he got many responses.
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When José changed his name to Joe, he received interview opportunities at all of the places that originally ignored him. Watch the video above to learn more about José’s experience.
Do you think your name affects your chances of getting a job? If you thought that having an ethnic name didn’t impact a job decision, has José’s video changed your mind?