Well, it looks like mom was right about tattoos all along. They could limit your career! That is, unless your'e David Beckham (pictured above).
Even if they personally like body art, Managers often refrain from hiring people with visible tattoos. A new British study has found that "Hiring managers realize that, ultimately, it does not matter what they think of tattoos. What really matters, instead, is how customers might perceive employees with visible tattoos," Dr. Andrew Timming of St. Andrew's University School of Management said while presenting the results of his findings.
"Respondents expressed concern that visibly tattooed workers may be perceived by customers to be 'abhorrent', 'repugnant', 'unsavory' and 'untidy,'" he said. "It was surmised that customers might project a negative service experience based on stereotypes that tattooed people are thugs and druggies." Read more here
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