Food for Thought

How To Come Out At Work: Lessons For LGBT Leadership

You’re out in your personal life, but not at work and unfortunately this is commonplace as a leader in the business world. According to a 2014 study conducted by the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, 53% of LGBT employees in the U.S. are closeted at work, and in terms of leadership, there are only a few openly gay executives and CEO’s.  Read more. 


Career Field Research

  • Diversity Inc – The 2008 Top 10 companies for LGBT employees.
  • Human Rights Campaign (Workplace) - Informative resources on non-discrimination policies, benefits and other workplace issues for LGBT employees.    Also see their State Maps for laws and policies by state (including 2015 Supreme Court ruling).

 Career Search Resources

  • Pro Gay Jobs – Upload your resume, search job postings by location and interest, also receive emails with newly posted jobs that match your personalized criteria.
  • Simply Hired – Search GLBT friendly jobs by category and location.
  • Hire DiversitySearch for jobs and internships, also career information and resources.