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    I went for a job interview when I was 12wks as an IVF surrogate- didn't say anything at the interview- they hired me and I waited even two weeks in to first show them why I was the best worker for the job.

    They all thought it was amazing when I broke the news and our whole office talks about it openly now- asks me questions and become intrigued! I'm due in August and will be taking a little time off for birth and recovery which I guess is a little different but the same principle applies.

    Discrimination does exist- legal or not, but it's much harder to discriminate once a company has already invested in you: and so it should be- you should be hired based on the fact you're the best for the job not because you are ttc or not good luck! Tell them closer to needing time off.

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    Quick update, I've got the job. I didn't mention the ivf during interview and I'll be there about 6 weeks before I start the cycle so I have plenty of time to decide how to handle it.

    Thanks for the advice.

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    congrats on the job - that is awesome.

    lets hope that its an omen for other good things happening too


 

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