Tag: LGBTQ

New job network for LGBTQ+ professionals

Read Time3 Minute, 12 Second LONDON, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — myGwork, the business community for LGBTQ+ professionals, graduates, inclusive employers and anyone who believes in workplace equality, has raised £0.75m in a funding round led by 24Haymarket. The investment will allow myGwork’s founders, Adrien and Pierre Gaubert, to grow the team, develop the existing service offering further, to expand the business further in the UK and to…

Coming Out Day 2020: Creating Safe, Supportive Workplaces for the LGBTQ+ Community

Read Time1 Minute, 1 Second October 11 marked a special day for the LGBTQ+ community. Best known as International Coming Out Day, this annual awareness day was founded by Jean O’Leary and Rob Eichberg after the march for queer rights in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 11, 1987.  Today, International Coming Out Day is celebrated in many countries around the world. To help commemorate this…

How to be a Better LGBTQ+ Ally to Coworkers and Candidates

Being an ally is more than just partying at pride parades and wearing rainbow outfits. Sure, those are a great way to show your support–and have a good time–but being an ally means making your LGBTQ+ counterparts feel welcome no matter where they are. And the workplace is a great place to start. Creating an inclusive space at work is beneficial to more than…