August 19, 2007

"How Open Is Your Office?"

Perhaps one of the more difficult decisions a GLBT person has to make is whether or not to come out at their place of employment and, if so, how many people do they want to be in the loop?

Here is an article from Forbes magazine that covers this topic in some detail:

Many workplaces now have nondiscrimination policies and same-sex partner benefits. But people interviewed for this article say that deciding to come out at the office and then figuring out how to do it comfortably is an issue they deal with every time they switch jobs. Obviously there is not a one-size-fits-all method. But several people who came out at the office say
certain things have worked for them.

Click here to find out what they are.

Thanks to the Triangle Foundation in Michigan for the tip.

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